Jeweled scroll brooch
Frank Gardner Hale (American, 1876–1945)
Object Place: Boston, Massachusetts
Overall: 6.6 x 5cm (2 5/8 x 1 15/16in.)
Medium or Technique
Gold, zircons, diamonds, sapphires, peridots
Lorraine and Alan Bressler Gallery (Gallery 222)
Elliptical shaped brooch with four central stones arranged vertically and flanked by gold scrolls and numerous smaller gemstones.
Marked with incused initials on revers: "F.G. HALE"
Marked "F G HALE" incuse on gold tag soldered below clasp.
Original owner unknown. Purchased by the donors from Jesse and Laski, London dealers, February 1985
Gift of Joseph B. and Edith Alpers