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Brooch

American
1970s
Miyé Matsukata (American (born in Japan), 1922–1981)


Accession Number

2018.3788

Medium or Technique

Silver, agate, gold

Not On View

Classifications

Brooches

Assymetrical silver brooch with large central agate, with tones of grey, white, and pink, and gold accents.

Provenance

Between about 1962 and 1989, acquired by Emanuel Balkin and Lorraine Balkin (b. 1930 - d. 2017) for Décor International, Boston; 2018, gift of Emanuel Balkin to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 12, 2018)

NOTE: Emanuel and Lorraine Balkin founded and operated the gallery Décor International from 1962 until 1989.

Credit Line

Gift of Emanuel Balkin