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Oval turquoise cabochon in gold setting decorated with softly modulated floral ornamentation; small opal cabochon pendant hangs below brooch.

Inscription

None.

Marks

Incised "EC" in sans-serif letters on back of brooch.

Provenance

Original owner unknown; purchased in 1982 by the donor and her late husband from Elizabeth C. Fried at an antiques show in Newburyport, Massachusetts; given to the Museum in 1997.

Credit Line

Gift of Jane Kaufmann in memory of Charles L. Kaufmann

about 1907

Object Place for Label

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Object Place

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 4.4 x 2.9 x 1 cm (1 3/4 x 1 1/8 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

1997.160

Medium or Technique

Gold, turquoise and opal cabochons

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Brooches