Marguerite Stix (American, born in Vienna, 1908–1975)
Object Place: United States
Length x width: 9.5 x 10.5 cm (3 3/4 x 4 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Shell; 14 kt. gold; opal; emerald; jade; fire opal
Not On View
Reddish-colored clam shell bezel set in 14kt gold with four cabochon opals, four cabochon emeralds, three cabochons of jade and one cabochon fire opal; double pin on back.
Personal collection of Janet Drucker. By 2010, with Drucker Antiques, Inc., Mount Kisco, NY; 2010, purchased from Drucker by MFA (Accession date: January 26, 2011)
Museum purchase with funds donated anonymously and by Susan B. Kaplan
Reproduced with permission.