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Bavarian Brush

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Old brush with bone or ivory bead and semi-circular ivory piece set in silver, suspended from rubber tubing with bone or ivory bead in clasp.

Provenance

Facere Jewelry Art Gallery; Daphne Farago, December 19, 1999 Daphne Farago; to MFA, 2006, gift of Daphne Farago.

Credit Line

The Daphne Farago Collection

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.

1999

Object Place

Seattle, Washington

Dimensions

Overall: 31.8 x 20.3 x 1.9 cm (12 1/2 x 8 x 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2006.550

Medium or Technique

Rubber tube, sterling silver, brush, bone, ivory

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Necklaces, Neck Bands