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Bello Brooch

Trapezoidal brooch of darkly oxidized gold, ornamented with gold wire embedded in the surface, with five blue-painted pearls

Marks

Signed "Robert Smit '92" on reverse in red

Provenance

Louis Mueller Gallery; Daphne Farago, August 1, 1995 Daphne Farago; to MFA, 2006, gift of Daphne Farago.

Credit Line

The Daphne Farago Collection

1992

Object Place

Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Dimensions

Overall: 6.4 x 4.1 x 1 cm (2 1/2 x 1 5/8 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

2006.546

Medium or Technique

Gold, pearls, paint

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Brooches