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Colored Smoke Machine / Penland Brooch

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Two semi-circular oxidized silver disks ,engraved with tiny circles and sun rays Disks are bisected by a perpendicular white acrylic disk with black and yellow dots; decorated with six pearls and arches of yellow acrylic.

Signed

Engraved on rear "R Ebendorf 1974 Penland NC" in script

Provenance

Robert Ebendorf; Daphne Farago Daphne Farago; to MFA, 2006, gift of Daphne Farago.

Credit Line

The Daphne Farago Collection

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.

1974

Object Place

Penland, North Carolina

Dimensions

Overall: 9.2 x 8.9 x 5.7 cm, 74.5 gm (3 5/8 x 3 1/2 x 2 1/4 in., 0.2 lb.)

Accession Number

2006.155

Medium or Technique

Acrylic, oxidized silver, pearls

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Brooches