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Photo of man mounted on tin can lid with steel shoe cap placed over his head, the whole edged in bent copper; an 1888 coin is suspended from the can lid's pull tab.

Signed

" R EBENDORF 1968"

Provenance

Robert Ebendorf; Daphne Farago, April 4, 2001 Daphne Farago; to MFA, 2006, gift of Daphne Farago.

Credit Line

The Daphne Farago Collection

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.

1968

Object Place

Athens, Georgia

Dimensions

Overall: 26.7 x 6 x 1.3 cm, 36.5 gm (10 1/2 x 2 3/8 x 1/2 in., 0.1 lb.)

Accession Number

2006.154

Medium or Technique

Tin, paper, copper, old coin, steel

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Brooches