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Flowering branch fur clip

American
1943–1944
Eisenberg & Sons, Inc. (American, founded in 1914)


Accession Number

2018.3904

Medium or Technique

Gold -plated sterling silver, glass

Not On View

Classifications

Brooches

This sterling silver spray brooch is prong-set with purple Swarovski crystals in the shapes of teardrops and pentagons. The gold-plated leaves have raised veining and are accented with white crystals.

Signed

Eisenberg ORIGINAL

Markings

STERLING [on clip and on brooch]
3

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