Jadeite Earflare Frontals

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Earflares were the central part of elaborate ear ornaments worn by Pre- Columbian elite.

Counterweights in the form of beads and hollow tubes were strung through the center of each earflare to hold it in place.

Product Description

Earflares were the central part of elaborate ear ornaments worn by Pre- Columbian elite.

Counterweights in the form of beads and hollow tubes were strung through the center of each earflare to hold it in place.

Additional Information

Origin

Mexico

Date

1,000 B.C. – 1,000 A.D.

Dimensions

9″ x 2″(Largest Earflare) x 1″ With Stand 8.25″ x 3″ x 8″