Minton Tile Acanthus Detail Earrings
Minton tiles are among the most striking features of the United States Capitol. They were first installed in 1856. They include geometric patterns such as the Greek key, guilloche, and basket weave; floral designs such as the acanthus; and figures such as dolphins and classical heads.
Finish: Solid brass, electro-plated with non-tarnishing silver finish, hand-enameled blue glass bead.
Ear wires are hypo-allergenic
Dimensions: Hangs approx. 1″. Made in the USA. (Gift Boxed with Provenance Card).