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Brooch

This abstract brooch was made by a leading Swiss watchmaker who ventured into jewelry design and manufacture in the 1990s. Style number is V-1244612.

Provenance

Purchased by the Donor in the 1990s; Gift to MFA June 27, 2007

Credit Line

Gift of Joanne Herman in memory of Barbara Herman

Swiss, about 2000

Dimensions

Height x width x deepth: 14.5 x 2.4 x 1 cm (5 11/16 x 15/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

2007.543

Medium or Technique

Gold (18 kt) and steel

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Brooches