Requires Photography

Brooch

about 1968
Carlyle H. Smith (American, 1912–2004)


Object Place: Lawrence, Kansas, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 5.7 x 4.4cm (2 1/4 x 1 3/4in.)

Accession Number

1993.597

Medium or Technique

Silver; gold, lapis

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Jewelry

Classifications

Brooches

Fan shape with reticulated surface has seven thin cut-outs radiating from center and seven gold bands. Lapis is focal point of radii; three gold rods hang below brooch.

Markings

Stamped on back "SMITH / STERLING"

Provenance

August 1993, gift of the artist to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Carlyle and Isabelle Smith