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Seaweed brooch

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Two impressed diamonds with the initials P and L separated by a leaf on reverse at the tips of the marquis-shaped element; eagles' heads on pin stem and next to one of the maker's marks


Purchased by the donors in the 1980s; Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Joseph Sataloff to the MFA (Accession Date: December 12, 2007)

Credit Line

Gift of Joe and Ruth Sataloff in honor of Susan B. Kaplan

French, about 1908


Height x width x depth: 5.4 x 11 x 1 cm (2 1/8 x 4 5/16 x 3/8 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Gold and mabe pearl


Textiles and Fashion Arts


Jewelry / Adornment, Brooches