The Earrings worn by Miss Lydiard in Bianca are similar in design to Rossetti’s spiral hairpin.
Bianca, 1868-9, William Holman Hunt
La Mandolinata, 1869, Dante Gabriel Rossetti
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For more information on the earrings inspired by Bianca:
The Spiral Hair/Clothing Pin: