Human Nature I Brooch

1992


Object Place: Seoul, South Korea

Dimensions

Overall: 8.9 x 6.4 x 1.3 cm (3 1/2 x 2 1/2 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2006.281

Medium or Technique

Sterling silver, antique coin, suguilite, 24 kt Keum Boo

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Asia, Contemporary Art, Jewelry

Classifications

Brooches

Three abstract human forms joined with a round coin, standing on a base consisting of a purple stone (sugilite) set in metal.

Signed

Possibly Korean signature on rear

Provenance

Jung-Hoo Kim; Daphne Farago, January 25, 1993 Daphne Farago; to MFA, 2006, gift of Daphne Farago.

Credit Line

The Daphne Farago Collection

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.