This necklace has an oval pendant with a negative space that mimics the outer contour. It is set with four pearls--one along the inside silver edge and three embedded in the ebony inlay. Also, related artist sketch from 1952.
STERLING/brooks/scratch mark 52
1952, created by artist George Brooks, Montreal; gift from Brooks to the MFA (November 19, 2008)
Gift of the artist
Reproduced with permission.
- Designed by George Brooks, Canadian (active in Canada and the United States), born in 1925