Brooch

about 1950
Sam Kramer (American, 1913–1964), Carol Kramer (American, 1918–1986)


Object Place: New York, New York

Dimensions

Overall: 6.4 x 4.8 x 1.3 cm (2 1/2 x 1 7/8 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2006.290

Medium or Technique

Silver, stones; partially oxidized finish.

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Jewelry

Classifications

Brooches

Silver, amoeba-shape. Applied wavey element terminates in two bezel-set stones, one green, one transparent pink. Partially oxidized finish

Markings

STERLING" Artist's stamp of circle with mushroom

Provenance

December 11, 2001, Fine Jewelry Sale, Skinner, Boston, lot 18, sold to Daphne Farago; 2006, gift of Daphne Farago to MFA. (Accession date: January 25, 2006)

Credit Line

The Daphne Farago Collection

Copyright

© Estate of Sam Kramer