Tortoise shell, metal
overall (each): 5/8 x 7/8 x 2 1/2 in. ( 1.6 x 2.2 x 6.4 cm )
Pair of tortoise shell earrings with wire hook attached to carved bow, suspending hinged link chain with three carved tassels at the bottom.
Gift of Mrs. J. Harper (Constance Schermerhorn) Skillin, 1956
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