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Pair of earrings

Object Number: 
Gold, jet, hair
Overall: 2 1/8 x 1 in. ( 5.4 x 2.5 cm )
Pair of earrings of faceted jet beads in Moorish design; each comprises sunburst motif in gold set with jets, with gold French ear-wires; suspending detachable pendants of similarly set quasi-garland style; in the center of each, a half-moon-shaped glass compartment containing woven hair.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Johanna K. Sluyter
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group