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Clown brooch

1960–1969
House of Christian Dior (French, founded 1946)


Accession Number

2018.4048

Medium or Technique

Glass, rhinestone, enamel, gold plate

Not On View

Classifications

Brooches

Provenance

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