American Decorative Arts
Designer: Angela Cummings, American, born Austria, born 1944
Manufacturer: Tiffany and Company, American, founded 1837

Earrings

ca. 1981

18-karat gold, mother-of-pearl, and enamel

Each: 1 3/8 x 1 1/8 x 3/16 in. (3.493 x 2.858 x 0.476 cm)
Gift of Elizabeth Marsteller Gordon
2008.130.1
Culture: 
American
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Jewelry
Geography: 
Manufactured in New York, New York
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Purchased from Tiffany & Co. by Gloria C. Marsteller (New York and Palm Beach, FL); inherited by Elizabeth M. Gordon (San Francisco, CA and New York) 1996; gift to Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn. October 2008.

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions 2009,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2009): 130.

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