Brooch

1950–90
Elsa Freund (American, 1912–2001)


Object Place: Deland, Florida; Object Place: Eureka Springs, Arkansas

Dimensions

Overall: 3.5 x 4.8 x 1 cm, 12.6 gm (1 3/8 x 1 7/8 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

2006.209

Medium or Technique

Silver, glass, terracotta

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Jewelry

Classifications

Brooches

Black, yellow, and orange glass fused over glazed, triangular terracotta “stone”, encircled by bent and flattened silver wire, with stick-pin back.

Signed

"Elsa" scratched in clay on bottom

Provenance

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

Credit Line

The Daphne Farago Collection

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.