Lilly Fitzgerald (American, born in 1951)
Object Place: Spencer, Massachusetts, United States
Overall: 3.7 x 4.8 x 0.8cm (1 7/16 x 1 7/8 x 5/16in.)
Medium or Technique
Gold, boulder opal
Not On View
22 kt gold pin with depletion gilding set with two Australian boulder opals (opals in matrix). The opals are cut into two quadrants and bisected on a vertical axis with gold set with soldered gold balls. Horizontally, they are banded at the top with three bars of gold which pierce the vertical axis. Eighteen kt clasp. (from card)
The artist; to MFA November 11, 1988, purchase.
Gift of Daniel and Jessie Lie Farber
Reproduced with permission.