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Pair of Earrings

Art Smith

Decorative Arts

DATES 1975
DIMENSIONS 2 x 15/16 x 7/8 in. (5.1 x 2.4 x 2.2 cm)  (show scale)
COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
CREDIT LINE Gift of Linda Kandel Kuehl in loving memory of her husband, John R. Kuehl
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CAPTION Art Smith (American, 1917-1982). Pair of Earrings, 1975. Gold, 2 x 15/16 x 7/8 in. (5.1 x 2.4 x 2.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Linda Kandel Kuehl in loving memory of her husband, John R. Kuehl, 2011.89.1a-b. Creative Commons-BY
IMAGE overall, 2011.89.1a-b_PS9.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2013
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CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Pair of gold earrings in the shape of individual triangle, with hooks for pierced ears. Each earring composed of three thin bands of gold arranged as a triangle, each band with small hole at end, bands joined together with individual thin tube of gold inserted into hole; top of triangle with attached, flattened gold band to the reverse of which is attached gold wire for pierced ear.
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Pair of Earrings