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Insect brooch

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Insect has almond-shaped body, a turquoise thorax and six wire legs. Body has stamped decoration.

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 (Unknown group), 1900–50

Object Place

Arizona or New Mexico, United States

Dimensions

1.9 x 2.54 cm (3/4 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

1993.840

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Brooches