Gold shell earrings, ca. 1880

Contributed by Maine Historical Society


A descendant of Dr. Stephen Cummings (1773-1854), of Portland and Cape Elizabeth, owned these shell-shaped earrings that are made of gold and enamel.

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  • Title: Gold shell earrings, ca. 1880
  • Creation Date: circa 1880
  • Subject Date: circa 1880
  • State: ME
  • Media: Gold, enamel
  • Local Code: 1550*3
  • Object Type: Physical Object

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Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x230

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