Height x width x depth: 2.5 x 2.9 x 1.3 cm (1 x 1 1/8 x 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Gold (14kt), opal and pearl
Not On View
This brooch has a central, bezel-set, Australian opal surrounded by braided gold wire and cartouches with four small pearls (above, below, and either side).
14K on applied tab on underside
Ex-collection gemologist Mona Nesseth, CA; gift from Nesseth to the MFA (Accession date: December 31, 2008)
Gift of Mona Lee Nesseth