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Brooch

1973
David Hicks (British)


Dimensions

Overall: 5.7 x 7.6 x 1.3 cm (2 1/4 x 3 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2006.243

Medium or Technique

18 kt gold, emeralds, ruby, amethyst, garnet, carnelian, lapis, and green and pink tourmaline

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe, Jewelry

Classifications

Brooches

Multi-colored faceted and cabochon stones set in gold; French and English hallmarks, signed DH on back, 1 of 10.

Provenance

Skinner Inc., sale 1620 lot 198, December 13, 1994; Daphne Farago Daphne Farago; to MFA, 2006, gift of Daphne Farago.

Credit Line

The Daphne Farago Collection