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Flower pot clip

1929–1933
Wachenheimer Brothers (American, 1905 – 1934)


Accession Number

2018.3935

Medium or Technique

Sterling silver, carnelian, marcasite

Not On View

Classifications

Brooches

Sterling silver flowers studded with marcasites overflow from an oval carnelian cabochon flower pot.

Signed

"WACHENHEIMER"

Markings

"STERLING"

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