Margaret De Patta (American, 1903–1964)
Object Place: San Francisco, California
Overall: 3.8 x 8.3 x 1.3 cm (1 1/2 x 3 1/4 x 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
The 1940s and 1950s (Gallery 336)
Asymmetrical design of three roughly triangular-shaped lobes, the center lobe of textured silver set with a pearl surrounded by vertical silver rods.
"de patta " artist's trademark stamp, "STERLING" on rear of textured lobe, "STERLING" also in recessed oxidized area.
Gansevoort Gallery; Daphne Farago, June 30, 1998 Daphne Farago; to MFA, 2006, gift of Daphne Farago.
The Daphne Farago Collection
Reproduced with permission.