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Soapstone Pin (one of a pair)

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Square pin of thinly-cut soapstone incised with cross motif; Silver pinstemwith a split and a notched edge on one arm of the cross.

Signed

scratched into stone on rear " Iversen"

Provenance

Mobilia Gallery; Daphne Farago, February 15, 1995 Daphne Farago; to MFA, 2006, gift of Daphne Farago.

Credit Line

The Daphne Farago Collection

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.

1978

Object Place

East Hampton, New York

Dimensions

Overall: 6 x 6 x 0.6 cm, 24.8 gm (2 3/8 x 2 3/8 x 1/4 in., 0.1 lb.)

Accession Number

2006.267

Medium or Technique

Soapstone

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Brooches