Calligraphy brooch

1946
Margaret De Patta (American, 1903–1964)


Object Place: San Francisco, California

Dimensions

Overall: 8.9 x 6.4 x 0.6 cm (3 1/2 x 2 1/2 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2006.115

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Jewelry

Classifications

Brooches

Silver wire calligraphy brooch; bent silver wire with semi-spherical ornament at one end

Markings

Stamped "STERLING"

Provenance

From the artist to Lenore Tawney, San Francisco, 1946; from Lenore Tawney to Daphne Farago, 1992. Daphne Farago; to MFA, 2006, gift of Daphne Farago.

Credit Line

The Daphne Farago Collection

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.