Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

Welcome to the Spencer Collection

  • Pueblo peoples
  • earring, late 1800s
  • Where object was made: Arizona Territory or New Mexico Territory (present-day Arizona or New Mexico), United States
  • metal, stamping
  • Object Height/Width: 3.8 x 3.3 cm
    Object Height/Width: 1 1/2 x 1 5/16 in
  • The Father Felix Nolte Collection from the Benedictine College Museum
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6789

The single disc-like earring is made of a tarnished silver colored metal. There is a semicircle cut out of the middle and a hinged piece hangs in the space. It is stamped with small semicircles with lines.