Seaweed brooch

French
about 1908
Paul Lienard (French, 1849)


Dimensions

Height x width x depth: 5.4 x 11 x 1 cm (2 1/8 x 4 5/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

2007.892

Medium or Technique

Gold and mabe pearl

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Jewelry

Classifications

Brooches

Markings

Two impressed diamonds with the initials P and L separated by a leaf on reverse at the tips of the marquis-shaped element; eagles' heads on pin stem and next to one of the maker's marks

Provenance

Purchased by the donors in the 1980s; Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Joseph Sataloff to the MFA (Accession Date: December 12, 2007)

Credit Line

Gift of Joe and Ruth Sataloff in honor of Susan B. Kaplan