Medium or Technique
Lucite, wood, metal
Not On View
This bald eagle brooch of carved wood has a large wing span, accented by carved Lucite feathers. The talons and beak of the eagle are painted gold.
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.
Gift of Carole Tanenbaum