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Bent and flattened silver wire in abstract biomorphic design in roughly triangular shape. Together with matching earrings ( 2006.608.1-2)

Signed

Unsigned. Screw back fitting is stamped "sterling"

Provenance

Gansevoort Gallery; Daphne Farago, January 10, 1998 Daphne Farago; to MFA, 2006, gift of Daphne Farago.

Credit Line

The Daphne Farago Collection

Copyright

Copyright Bob Winston. All rights reserved.

1940–50

Object Place

San Francisco, California

Dimensions

Overall: 6 x 7.6 x 0.6 cm (2 3/8 x 3 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2006.609

Medium or Technique

silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Brooches