Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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beaded earring
  • United States
  • beaded earring, late 1800s–1980
  • Where object was made: United States
  • felt, metal, beading
  • Object Diameter: 3 cm
    Object Diameter: 1 1/8 in
  • Gift of Ann and Britt Brown, Blackbear Bosin Collection
  • Not on display
  • 2007.0509

The beaded rosette has a black seven-pointed star and wide black border on a field of light blue with pink detail. There is a yellow dot at the center. It is backed with black felt.

There is a screw attachment on the back for the ear.