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Brooch #3 (part of the "reborn" series)

The brooch is made of multiple, funnel-shaped elements of varying size attached to plastic stringing material.




2010, sold by Mobilia Gallery, Cambridge, MA to the External Relations Division of the Museum of Fine Arts; 2010, Gift of the External Relations Division to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 26, 2011)

Credit Line

Gift of the MFA External Relations Division in honor of Patricia B. Jacoby, Deputy Director, 1991-2010, on the occasion of her retirement

American, 2008


Height x width x depth: 18.8 x 9.9 x 3.8 cm (7 3/8 x 3 7/8 x 1 1/2 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Polypropylene and silver-tone metal


Textiles and Fashion Arts


Jewelry / Adornment, Brooches