overall: 3 x 1 1/2 x 3/8 in.
Pair of gold and pearl earrings; screw-back lozenge-shaped upper element decorated with filigree gold and set with pearls; suspending pearl which suspends gold double hoop decorated with filigree and set with multiple pearls on each edge; hoop supends bell-shaped element which surmounts 8 gold wires strung with pearls; appear to be Indian in origin.
These earrings were given to the Society in a box with other jewels (Z.2023-2037) in 1943, and were not accessioned then.
Bequest of Mrs. Robert B. Noyes
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