Two dress clips with chrysanthemums

American or Japanese
1920s–1940s


Dimensions

Height x width x depth: 5.2 x 4.5 x 0.7 cm (2 1/16 x 1 3/4 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2008.1360.1-2

Medium or Technique

Molded celluloid

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Asia, Jewelry

Classifications

Brooches

These two light green dress clips are identical. The clips are of silver-colored metal stamped “made in USA.”

Provenance

Before 2000, collection of Betsy H. Woodman, Newburyport, MA; gift of Woodman to the MFA (November 19, 2008)

Credit Line

Gift of Betsy and Jonathan Woodman