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Bunny brooch


Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Plastic (methylacrylic), metal

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This Moonglow Lucite figural brooch features a pastel-pink rabbit with hand-painted paws and tail. The rabbit has large, yellow ears with red and purple painted detailing and a domed blue eye with a black pupil. A plastic pinback with a metal pin stem is glued to the back of the brooch.


Between about 1970s and 2018, acquired by Carole Tanenbaum, Toronto, Ontario [see note]; 2018, gift of Carole Tanenbaum to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 12, 2018)

NOTE: This is part of a large collection of costume jewelry given to the MFA in 2018, which had been built over about 40 years.

Credit Line

Gift of Carole Tanenbaum