This small, circular brooch features a frontal female head with curvilinear tresses that entwine the frame. Green plique a jour enamel can be seen through the gold cutout work in the background. The brooch has a bale for either a lapel watch or a pendant drop.
Impressed hallmark for Riker Brothers and 14 kt assay mark on the reverse
Purchased by the donors in the 1970s; Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Joseph Sataloff to the MFA, September 19, 2007
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Joseph Sataloff