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Human Nature I Brooch

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Three abstract human forms joined with a round coin, standing on a base consisting of a purple stone (sugilite) set in metal.

Signed

Possibly Korean signature on rear

Provenance

Jung-Hoo Kim; Daphne Farago, January 25, 1993 Daphne Farago; to MFA, 2006, gift of Daphne Farago.

Credit Line

The Daphne Farago Collection

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.

1992

Object Place

Seoul, South Korea

Dimensions

Overall: 8.9 x 6.4 x 1.3 cm (3 1/2 x 2 1/2 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2006.281

Medium or Technique

Sterling silver, antique coin, suguilite, 24 kt Keum Boo

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Brooches