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Wheat brooch

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This brooch consists of stylized sheaves of wheat accented by a blue sapphire (5.37 carats), two yellow diamonds (each 0.23 carats), and three white diamonds (each 0.12 carats).

Provenance

2012, anonymous gift to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 25, 2012)

Credit Line

Anonymous gift in memory of Kurt and Lotte Lindeman and Elsa Hart

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.

American, 1950s

Dimensions

Height: 7.6 cm (3 in.)

Accession Number

2012.141

Medium or Technique

Gold (18kt), sapphire (Ceylon), and diamond

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Brooches