Protean Cameo #2

1999
Heather White (American, born in 1968)


Object Place: Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 9.5 x 2.2 x 1.3 cm (3 3/4 x 7/8 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2006.588

Medium or Technique

18 kt gold, silver, green onyx

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Jewelry

Classifications

Brooches

Oblong shape in gold frame. In center is elongated silhouette of a woman cut from 18 kt gold, surmountd by bezel-set tear-drop shape green onyx. Bordered by textured sterling silver .

Signed

"H.M WHITE / STERLING/ 18K"

Provenance

Heather White; Daphne Farago, December 21, 2000 Daphne Farago; to MFA, 2006, gift of Daphne Farago.

Credit Line

The Daphne Farago Collection

Copyright

Reproduced with permission