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Shell pin

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Gold crescent shaped pin with green enamel holding shell with bar inside shell.

Provenance

Personal collection of Janet Drucker. By 2010, with Drucker Antiques, Inc., Mount Kisco, NY; 2010, purchased from Drucker by MFA (Accession date: January 26, 2011)

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated anonymously

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.

American, late 1960s

Object Place

United States

Dimensions

Length: 73.03 mm (2 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

2011.27

Medium or Technique

Shell; 14 kt. gold; enamel

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Brooches