Brooch

Northwest America or Alaska
about 1900


Dimensions

Overall: 8.9 x 5.7 x 1.3 cm (3 1/2 x 2 1/4 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2010.679

Medium or Technique

Gold and horn

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry

Classifications

Brooches

The brooch consists of polished horn, possibly from a musk ox, and a gold mount with engraved decoration.

Provenance

By 1970, Daphne Farago, Rhode Island; 2010, gift of Daphne Farago to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 22, 2010)

Credit Line

The Daphne Farago Collection