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Brooch

Multi-colored faceted and cabochon stones set in gold; French and English hallmarks, signed DH on back, 1 of 10.

Provenance

Skinner Inc., sale 1620 lot 198, December 13, 1994; Daphne Farago Daphne Farago; to MFA, 2006, gift of Daphne Farago.

Credit Line

The Daphne Farago Collection

1973

Dimensions

Overall: 5.7 x 7.6 x 1.3 cm (2 1/4 x 3 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2006.243

Medium or Technique

18 kt gold, emeralds, ruby, amethyst, garnet, carnelian, lapis, and green and pink tourmaline

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Brooches