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Brooch

Heart-shaped, the centre of blue enamel set with a Limoges enamel miniature surrounded by tiny rose diamonds. Around the outside are Hs in gold separated by sapphires. The chain and medallion at the top repeat this design. A frame (b) can be attached to the back to make a brooch. Mark: A P,...

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Provenance

By 1883, Mrs. Francis C. Foster; 1916, gift of Mrs. Francis C. Foster to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Francis C. Foster

19th century imitating 16th century

Object Place

France

Accession Number

16.224a-b

Medium or Technique

Enamel

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Brooches