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Floral brooch

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The brooch consists of a three-petal blossom that has opaque enamel in pastel green and pink. The stem is highlighted by a small pearl. There is no maker's mark although the piece is very similar to jewelry made in Newark.


Impressed 14 kt assay mark on the stem


Purchased by the donors in the 1970s; Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Joseph Sataloff to the MFA, September 19, 2007

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Joseph Sataloff

American, about 1910


Height x width x depth: 3 x 2 x 0.5 cm (1 3/16 x 13/16 x 3/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Gold, enamel (some losses), and pearl


Textiles and Fashion Arts


Jewelry / Adornment, Brooches