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Egyptian revival bracelet

1953
Marcel Boucher (French, 1898–1965)


Accession Number

2018.3942.2

Medium or Technique

Gilt metal, glass

Not On View

Classifications

Bracelets and armlets

Gilt metal bracelet with rectangular links is studded with blue, green, and red round glass cabochons. A zig-zag motif runs through the center of the bracelet and a rope motif borders each link. The bracelet fastens with a tab-insert closure.

Signed

"BOUCHER"

Markings

"PAT PEND." "5534"

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