Brooch in the form of a stylized flower

about 2000


Dimensions

Height and width: 13.5 x 2.5 cm (5 5/16 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

2007.559

Medium or Technique

Silver and stone

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Jewelry

Classifications

Brooches

The brooch is formed by a curved, flattened silver stem and a dark gray stone which serves as the blossom. On the back of the stem is inscribed “Neveis.” In lieu of a pin back are two silver-colored tacks.

Provenance

Purchased by the Donor in the 1990s; Gift to MFA June 27, 2007

Credit Line

Gift of Joanne Herman in memory of Barbara Herman