"Faith, Hope, Charity" brooch
Medium or Technique
Gold-plated metal, enamel, glass
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This gold-plated metal brooch features a rhinestone-encrusted anchor, surmounted by an undulating banner displaying the words “Faith Hope Charity.” Flanking the anchor are two circles in red and blue enamel centered with a rhinestone-studded cross and heart, respectively.
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