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EARRINGS

Made by: Unknown

Currently in storage


About this object

The earrings, for pierced ears, are shaped like a pair of pistols. The handles are decorated with swirls and scrolls. The barrel is solid silver. The hoop is attached to the central part of the pistol.

Object name:
EARRINGS
Made from:
Silver
Made in:
ITALY
Date made:
19th c.
Size:
3.5 cm (1 3/8 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
17.56.2-3
Class:
JEWELRY
Signature marks:
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973