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Cross section of a cone with textured and patinated surface and pierced and raised decoration.

Signed

Unsigned

Provenance

Mobilia Gallery; Daphne Farago, October 1994 Daphne Farago; to MFA, 2006, gift of Daphne Farago.

Credit Line

The Daphne Farago Collection

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.

1991

Object Place

Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 7 x 6.4 x 3.2 cm (2 3/4 x 2 1/2 x 1 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2006.622

Medium or Technique

Sterling silver, smoked oil patina, and graphite drawn on the surface with hard pencil

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Brooches