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Brooch TB14L

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Silver and titanium rods in arc form, some patinated blue, purple, magenta and turquoise.

Marks

Stamped "H. Shirk" on plaque next to clasp.

Provenance

Mobilia Gallery; Daphne Farago, September 1994 Daphne Farago; to MFA, 2006, gift of Daphne Farago.

Credit Line

The Daphne Farago Collection

Copyright

Helen Shirk

1982

Object Place

San Diego, California

Dimensions

Overall: 2.5 x 20 x 1.9 cm (1 x 7 7/8 x 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2006.519

Medium or Technique

Silver, titanium

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Brooches