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Butterfly brooch

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The brooch is in the form of a stylized, openwork butterfly in flight. The body of the insect has diamond highlights.

Provenance

2012, anonymous gift to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 25, 2012)

Credit Line

Anonymous gift in memory of Kurt and Lotte Lindeman and Elsa Hart

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.

American, 1960s

Dimensions

Overall: 10.2 cm (4 in.)

Accession Number

2012.146

Medium or Technique

Gold (18kt) and diamond

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Brooches