Brooch

American
about 1945
Trabert & Hoeffer, Inc.-Mauboussin (1936–1953)


Dimensions

Height x width x depth: 7.1 x 4.9 x 2.1 cm (2 13/16 x 1 15/16 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

2013.343.1-2

Medium or Technique

Gold, diamond, and ruby

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Jewelry

Classifications

Brooches

This asymmetric brooch consists of two dress clips that can be worn separately.

Markings

Impressed TRABERT & HOEFFER/MAUBOUSSIN on the edge of both clips

Provenance

Before probably 2010, sold by a London dealer to Frederic A. Sharf, Chestnut Hill, MA; 2013, gift of Sharf to the MFA. (Accession date: April 24, 2013)

Credit Line

Gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf