Flower basket brooch
Medium or Technique
Sterling silver, glass
Not On View
This large, sterling silver, abstract figural brooch features a faceted, transparent blue glass basket, from which rhinestone-studded flowers spill out. The bouquet is accented by prong-set, blue and pink glass stones.
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