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Peer Smed (American (born in Denmark), 1878–1943)
Object Place: Brooklyn or New York, New York, United States
Overall: 3.5 x 6.4cm (1 3/8 x 2 1/2in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Leaf with a spray of bleeding heart blossoms.
On back of brooch, stamped indistinctly "HAND CHASED"; incuse mark "PEER SMED," STERLING," all in sans serif lettering.
Purchased by the donor in Manhattan, possibly from the Jensen retail shop during the 1920s or 1930s. Previous owner: Ms. Betti Schellenberg Miller.
Gift of Betti Schellenberg Miller