Earrings

About this object

Narrative

Said to have been acquired by a Haida elder named Berta Brown, from the artist. Later sold through the Miriam Shiell Gallery by another woman on Haida Gwaii.

Physical description

Pair of oval gold earrings (parts a-b). One earring has an eagle in profile, facing right; the other has the eagle in profile facing left. Post and backing attached to a small ring at the top center. Artist inscription on back of one earring: HAIDA ART.