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Medium:
Pen and black ink, brush and gray watercolor on light green paper
Dimensions:
11.2 × 9.3 cm (4 7/16 × 3 11/16 in.)
Type:
jewelry
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
probably Naples, South Italy, Italy
Date:
late 18th century
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Jewelry design for an earring. Five big and four small drops, hanging from a kind of pavilion with two stories and a cupola. Its base are volutes. Between the first and the second stories is a ribbon. Bevelled corners.
Credit Line:
Museum purchase through gift of various donors and from Eleanor G. Hewitt Fund
Accession Number:
1938-88-822
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq400a09a67-0377-4ceb-91c7-68da21b0b6ac
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1938-88-822