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Fragment Brooch

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Boat-shaped rose gold and sterling brooch with vertically-faceted rutilated quartz. Gold has incised striations to match those found in the quartz.

Signed

On rear " Sterling/14K" "Moty"

Provenance

Eleanor Moty; Daphne Farago, February 2, 1990 Daphne Farago; to MFA, 2006, gift of Daphne Farago.

Credit Line

The Daphne Farago Collection

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.

1989

Object Place

Madison, Wisconsin

Dimensions

Overall: 11.1 x 2.9 x 1.9 cm (4 3/8 x 1 1/8 x 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2006.365

Medium or Technique

Silver, 14 kt gold, rutilated quartz

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Brooches