Medium: Silver, brass
Dates:19th or 20th century
Dimensions: 2 5/8 x 1/2 in. (6.7 x 1.3 cm)
Museum Location: Brooklyn Museum, BMA, 5H4, 2E
Accession Number: 79.72.4
Catalogue Description: Silver ear cleaner in the form of a cross. At the top is a ring for suspension. The ear cleaner portion, in the form of a very tiny spoon, extends from the inferior arm. The bowl part of the cleaner is almost flat. The cross is incised with dots and circles on one side only. CONDITION: Good, edge of spoon very thin, worn, and slightly corroded.