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Irregular disk of thinly cut alabaster with small void near the center and naturally occurring cracks. Silver pin stem.

Provenance

Mobilia Gallery; Daphne Farago, November 17, 1994 Daphne Farago; to MFA, 2006, gift of Daphne Farago.

Credit Line

The Daphne Farago Collection

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.

1978

Object Place

East Hampton, New York

Dimensions

Overall: 8.3 x 8.6 x 0.6 cm, 35.3 gm (3 1/4 x 3 3/8 x 1/4 in., 0.1 lb.)

Accession Number

2006.264

Medium or Technique

Alabaster, carved and laminated

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Brooches