Gold medallion brooch with a profile head of Minerva set with diamonds in the helmet and in a choker around her neck. Medallion surrounded by a twisted wire set with two diamonds and two pearls.
Initials LR on front of medallion
About 1994, purchased by gemologist Mona Lee Nesseth, CA, at Sotheby's; 2009, year-end gift from Nesseth to the MFA (Accession date: January 20, 2010)
Gift of Mona Lee Nesseth