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Ear pendant, one of a pair

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Artist Unknown (Berber (Ait Jerrar))

Date

20th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Ear pendant, one of a pair, Artist Unknown (Berber (Ait Jerrar))
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Adornment | Silver, enamel, beads, amber
Size: 6 7/8 x 1 7/8 x 3 1/4 in. (17.5 x 4.8 x 8.3 cm)
Creation Place: Africa, Morocco, North Africa region
Culture: Berber (Ait Jerrar), Africa, Morocco, North Africa region
Style: 20th century
Physical Description: large hanger loop of metal; beads, coins and amber adorn lower loop; at bottom hangs a large circular medallion with central enameled floral design; three metal diamond shapes hang from bottom medallion
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The Ethel Morrison Van Derlip Fund
Accession Number: 97.73.11.1
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Added to Site: February 28, 2009