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Protean Cameo #2

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Oblong shape in gold frame. In center is elongated silhouette of a woman cut from 18 kt gold, surmountd by bezel-set tear-drop shape green onyx. Bordered by textured sterling silver .

Signed

"H.M WHITE / STERLING/ 18K"

Provenance

Heather White; Daphne Farago, December 21, 2000 Daphne Farago; to MFA, 2006, gift of Daphne Farago.

Credit Line

The Daphne Farago Collection

Copyright

Reproduced with permission

1999

Object Place

Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 9.5 x 2.2 x 1.3 cm (3 3/4 x 7/8 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2006.588

Medium or Technique

18 kt gold, silver, green onyx

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Brooches