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Butterfly brooch

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There is stamped decoration on wings of butterfly. The body is cast; wire legs and antennae complete the design.

Provenance

Between 1940 and 1985, collected in the Southwest by Margret Craver Withers (b.1907-2010); November 17, 1993, gift of Mrs. Withers to MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Margret Craver Withers

Native American (Hopi Pueblo), early 20th century

Object Place

Arizona, United States

Dimensions

4.76 x 4.13 cm (1 7/8 x 1 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

1993.841

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Brooches