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Scallop Shell #3 Brooch

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Rectangular metal "cage" enclosing a fragmentary metal form with an embossed shell shape. Smoked oil patina.

Signed

Scratched "JOE WOOD/ SCALLOP 3 /95"

Marks

Scratched "JOE WOOD / SCALLOP 3 / 95"

Provenance

Mobilia Gallery; Daphne Farago, June 23, 1995 Daphne Farago; to MFA, 2006, gift of Daphne Farago.

Credit Line

The Daphne Farago Collection

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.

1995

Object Place

Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 7.6 x 5.1 x 2.2 cm (3 x 2 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

2006.618

Medium or Technique

Silver, oil burned patina

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Brooches