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Object Timeline

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1974

  • Work on this object began.

1995

  • We acquired this object.

2015

2017

Tusker Pair Of Earrings, 1974

This is a pair of earrings. It is dated 1974 and we acquired it in 1995. Its medium is flattened metal, bent wire, glass. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Cordelia Rose. It is credited Gift of Cordelia Rose in honor of David McFadden.

Our curators have highlighted 3 objects that are related to this one.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 6.5 x 4cm (2 9/16 x 1 9/16in.)

Cite this object as

Tusker Pair Of Earrings, 1974; Kenya; flattened metal, bent wire, glass; H x W: 6.5 x 4cm (2 9/16 x 1 9/16in.); Gift of Cordelia Rose in honor of David McFadden; 1995-150-1-a,b

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