Disc on Base Brooch

Scheibe auf Sockel

German
1973–74


Place of Creation: Munich, Germany

Dimensions

Overall: 7.6 x 7.3 x 0.6 cm (3 x 2 7/8 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2006.487

Medium or Technique

Steel, gold

On View

Daphne and Peter Farago Gallery (Gallery 258)

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe, Jewelry

Classifications

Brooches

Silver circular disk engraved with square divided into smaller squares, half with numbers. “Standing” on square silver base topped with gold plate.

Signed

Scratched: "Rothmann/ 1977" Also stampled with octopus in a circle

Provenance

Daphne Farago; to MFA, 2006, gift of Daphne Farago.

Credit Line

The Daphne Farago Collection

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.