Conical Brooch

1989
Eleanor H. Moty (American, born in 1945)


Object Place: Madison, Wisconsin

Dimensions

Overall: 8.3 x 5.7 x 2.5 cm (3 1/4 x 2 1/4 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

2006.363

Medium or Technique

Silver, 14 kt gold, rutilated quartz

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Jewelry

Classifications

Brooches

Triangular oxidized silver brooch suggesting a folded fan. Inlaid triangular faceted rutilated quartz is framed in gold Surface is highlighted by gold rods and engraved stick elements.

Signed

Engraved on rear " Moty '89 Sterling 18K"

Provenance

Mobilia Gallery; Daphne Farago, September 1994 Daphne Farago; to MFA, 2006, gift of Daphne Farago.

Credit Line

The Daphne Farago Collection

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.