Brooch

about 1907
Elizabeth Ethel Copeland (American, 1866–1957)


Object Place: Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 4.4 x 2.9 x 1 cm (1 3/4 x 1 1/8 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

1997.160

Medium or Technique

Gold, turquoise and opal cabochons

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Jewelry

Classifications

Brooches

Oval turquoise cabochon in gold setting decorated with softly modulated floral ornamentation; small opal cabochon pendant hangs below brooch.

Inscription

None.

Markings

Incised "EC" in sans-serif letters on back of brooch.

Provenance

Original owner unknown; purchased in 1982 by the donor and her late husband from Elizabeth C. Fried at an antiques show in Newburyport, Massachusetts; given to the Museum in 1997.

Credit Line

Gift of Jane Kaufmann in memory of Charles L. Kaufmann