Pair of Earrings
On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
Brass and silver
2 3/4 x 1 15/16 x 1/2 in. (7.0 x 4.9 x 1.3 cm) (show scale)
On one earring only, stamped on reverse in script: "ART SMITH"
Gift of Jacqueline Loewe Fowler
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Art Smith (American, born Cuba, 1917-1982). Pair of Earrings, ca. 1960. Brass and silver, 2 3/4 x 1 15/16 x 1/2 in. (7.0 x 4.9 x 1.3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Jacqueline Loewe Fowler, 2010.26a-b. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.2010.26a-b.jpg)
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