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Brooch

American (Boston, Massachusetts)
1988
Alexandra Solowij Watkins (American (born in Poland), born in 1933), Atelier Janiyé (1950 - 2015)


Dimensions

Overall: 5.1 x 3.8cm (2 x 1 1/2in.)

Accession Number

1995.749

Medium or Technique

Eighteen carat gold with twenty-four carat gold overlay; spodumene crystal

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Jewelry

Classifications

Brooches

Brooch forms a rough parallelgram, to the left of which is set an uncut spodomite crystal.

Markings

Marked on section parallel to stone, where clasp joint is located: Janiye ASW 18K 24K

Provenance

Purchased from the artist by Sara and Dan Lane 1989; to MFA October, 1995, gift.

Credit Line

Gift of Sara and Dan Lane

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.