Checkerboard Pin

1970
Florence Resnikoff (American, 1920–2013)


Object Place: San Francisco, California

Dimensions

Overall: 10.8 x 7.6 x 0.6 cm (4 1/4 x 3 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2006.473

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Jewelry

Classifications

Brooches

Flower-like form with square gold head enclosing checkerboard pattern in circle; silver s-shaped stem, oxidized silver “roots”

Provenance

Mobilia Gallery; Daphne Farago, July 29, 1994 Daphne Farago; to MFA, 2006, gift of Daphne Farago.

Credit Line

The Daphne Farago Collection

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.