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Family Icon, Mother Brooch

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Mixed metal icon shaped brooch with glass over photo of female face . Above is crest with fox and words " den mother". Mounted on wood and velvet with hanging hook on rear.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

The Daphne Farago Collection

Copyright

© Woell '67

1967

Object Place

Probably Illinois, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 14.6 x 9.2 x 3.2 cm (5 3/4 x 3 5/8 x 1 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2006.615

Medium or Technique

Metal, glass, photograph, wood, velvet

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Brooches