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Hare belt

This calfskin belt has a buckle in the form of a sculptural hare's head in profile. The realistic pink eye is made of bohemian glass.

Marks

Artist's signature, a thumbprint, 1984, and copyright symbol on reverse of hare

Provenance

Before 1992, Christopher Ross Boutique, New York; about 1992, sold by Ross Boutique to a private collector; 2012, gift of private collector to the MFA. (Accession date: September 26, 2012)

Credit Line

Anonymous gift

American, 1984

Dimensions

Overall: 6.5 x 1 x 20 cm (2 9/16 x 3/8 x 7 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

2012.549

Medium or Technique

Gilt silver and glass

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment