Requires Photography

Pin

about 1947–51
John Prip (American, 1922–2009)


Object Place: Alfred, New York, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 5.7 x 3.5cm (2 1/4 x 1 3/8in.)

Accession Number

1992.392

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Jewelry

Classifications

Brooches

Safety-pin like pin with five kinetic abstracted fish shapes with wood spacers separating each fish. Fish mouths are pointing down, with drilled eyes, chased gills, and tails.

Provenance

In the collection of Joan Watkins by 1992; to MFA June 1992, gift.

Credit Line

Gift of Joan Pearson Watkins

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.