Black Onyx Pin

American
about 1985
Lilly Fitzgerald (American, born in 1951)


Object Place: Spencer, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 3.2 x 4.4 x 0.6 cm (1 1/4 x 1 3/4 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2006.192

Medium or Technique

Black onyx ,diamonds , 22 kt gold, 18 kt gold

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Jewelry

Classifications

Brooches

Reminiscent of a skyline, this triangular brooch features a gold frame with vertical rectangular elements, three are set with diamonds, and a triangular matte onyx carved to create additional triangles. Gold pin set runs vertically across reverse.

Signed

On applied plaques are 22k,18k and LAF

Provenance

Lily Fitzgerald; Daphne Farago Daphne Farago; to MFA, 2006, gift of Daphne Farago.

Credit Line

The Daphne Farago Collection

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.