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Brooch

Main body is a circle of reticulated silver with a triangular section cut from the center and a complementary section of raised smooth silver. Rod of silver extends from the center of the circle, bends at a right angle and has a cabochon amethyst setting at its end.

Marks

Stamped on back "SMITH / STERLING" (from card)

Provenance

Collection of the artist; August 1993, gift of the artist to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Carlyle and Isabelle Smith

1992

Object Place

Lawrence, Kansas, United States

Accession Number

1993.598

Medium or Technique

Silver; amethyst

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Brooches