Art Smith (American, born Cuba, 1917-1982). <em>Pair of Earrings</em>, 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 (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.2011.89.1a-b.jpg)

Pair of Earrings

Artist:Art Smith

Medium: Gold

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Dimensions: 2 x 15/16 x 7/8 in. (5.1 x 2.4 x 2.2 cm)


Accession Number: 2011.89.1a-b

Image: CUR.2011.89.1a-b.jpg,

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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