Staret Jewelry Co., Inc. (American, 1941–1947)
Medium or Technique
Metal, glass, enamel
Not On View
This pot metal figural brooch features a fish with a large red faceted glass stone in the center. The fins and tail of the fish are paved with rhinestones and its bright red rhinestone eye is surrounded by yellow and green enamel.
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