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Object Timeline

1993

  • Work on this object began.

1995

  • We acquired this object.

2015

2017

Tuskers Pair Of Earrings, 1993

This is a pair of earrings. It is dated 1993 and we acquired it in 1995. Its medium is painted and incised soapstone, bent wire, glass beads. 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.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 6 x 4cm (2 3/8 x 1 9/16in.)

Cite this object as

Tuskers Pair Of Earrings, 1993; Kenya; painted and incised soapstone, bent wire, glass beads; H x W: 6 x 4cm (2 3/8 x 1 9/16in.); Gift of Cordelia Rose in honor of David McFadden; 1995-150-2-a,b

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