Scallop Shell #3 Brooch

1995
Joe Wood (American, born in 1954)


Object Place: Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 7.6 x 5.1 x 2.2 cm (3 x 2 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

2006.618

Medium or Technique

Silver, oil burned patina

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Jewelry

Classifications

Brooches

Rectangular metal “cage” enclosing a fragmentary metal form with an embossed shell shape. Smoked oil patina.

Signed

Scratched "JOE WOOD/ SCALLOP 3 /95"

Markings

Scratched "JOE WOOD / SCALLOP 3 / 95"

Provenance

Mobilia Gallery; Daphne Farago, June 23, 1995 Daphne Farago; to MFA, 2006, gift of Daphne Farago.

Credit Line

The Daphne Farago Collection

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.