John Prip (American, 1922–2009)
Object Place: Providence, Rhode Island
Overall: 8.3 x 9.2 x 1.9 cm (3 1/4 x 3 5/8 x 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Gold vermeil, amethyst
Not On View
Triangular gold brooch with round raised center set with amethyst.
Stamped on edge with 3 arrowhead-shaped marks, "STERLING / PRIP"
Signed on back (burned?): "II.68.+ -"
Incised on raised panel on revers: "JP"
John Prip; Daphne Farago, August 29, 1991 Daphne Farago; to MFA, 2006, gift of Daphne Farago.
The Daphne Farago Collection
Reproduced with permission.