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Bracelet

This hinged, by-pass bracelet is made of silver sheet with an applied gold stip in a symmetrical free-form design. There are two, bezel-set turquoises. The hinge is opened by lifting the pin.

Provenance

1960, created by artist George Brooks, Montreal; gift of Brooks to the MFA (Accession date: December 16, 2009)

Credit Line

Gift of George Brooks

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.

Canadian, 1960

  • George Brooks, Canadian (active in Canada and the United States), born in 1925
Object Place

Canada

Dimensions

Height x width x depth: 9 x 7.5 x 6 cm (3 9/16 x 2 15/16 x 2 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

2009.5166

Medium or Technique

Gold, silver, and turquoise

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Bracelets, Armlets