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Abstract elongated silver geometric form. With copper - set ebony and bone in spherical and hemispherical shapes

Signed

Stamped " MACCHIARINI"

Provenance

By 1997 Mobilia Gallery, Cambridge, MA; June 18 1997, sold by Mobilia to Daphne Farago; 2006, gift of Daphne Farago to MFA. (Accession date: January 25, 2006)

Credit Line

The Daphne Farago Collection

Copyright

Macchiarini Creative Design ©

about 1970–79

Object Place for Label

San Francisco, California

Dimensions

Overall: 14.3 x 7 x 1.6 cm (5 5/8 x 2 3/4 x 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

2006.338

Medium or Technique

Sterling silver, copper, brass, ebony, ivory, inconel

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Brooches