Soapstone Pin (one of a pair)

1978
John Iversen (American (born in Germany, 1953))


Object Place: East Hampton, New York

Dimensions

Overall: 6 x 6 x 0.6 cm, 24.8 gm (2 3/8 x 2 3/8 x 1/4 in., 0.1 lb.)

Accession Number

2006.267

Medium or Technique

Soapstone

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Jewelry

Classifications

Brooches

Square pin of thinly-cut soapstone incised with cross motif; Silver pinstemwith a split and a notched edge on one arm of the cross.

Signed

scratched into stone on rear " Iversen"

Provenance

Mobilia Gallery; Daphne Farago, February 15, 1995 Daphne Farago; to MFA, 2006, gift of Daphne Farago.

Credit Line

The Daphne Farago Collection

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.