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Brooch in the form of a stylized flower

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The brooch is formed by a curved, flattened silver stem and a dark gray stone which serves as the blossom. On the back of the stem is inscribed "Neveis." In lieu of a pin back are two silver-colored tacks.

Provenance

Purchased by the Donor in the 1990s; Gift to MFA June 27, 2007

Credit Line

Gift of Joanne Herman in memory of Barbara Herman

about 2000

Dimensions

Height and width: 13.5 x 2.5 cm (5 5/16 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

2007.559

Medium or Technique

Silver and stone

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Brooches