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Conical Brooch

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Triangular oxidized silver brooch suggesting a folded fan. Inlaid triangular faceted rutilated quartz is framed in gold Surface is highlighted by gold rods and engraved stick elements.

Signed

Engraved on rear " Moty '89 Sterling 18K"

Provenance

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

Credit Line

The Daphne Farago Collection

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.

1989

Object Place

Madison, Wisconsin

Dimensions

Overall: 8.3 x 5.7 x 2.5 cm (3 1/4 x 2 1/4 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

2006.363

Medium or Technique

Silver, 14 kt gold, rutilated quartz

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Brooches