Fossil Brooch

1985
Margret Craver (American, 1907–2010)


Object Place: Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 4.4 x 4.1 x 1 cm (1 3/4 x 1 5/8 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

2006.613

Medium or Technique

24 kt gold, silver, fossil

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Jewelry

Classifications

Brooches

Cross section of fossilized nautilus resting on gold foil set on hammered silver dish-like backing.

Markings

CRAVER

Provenance

Mobilia Gallery, Daphne Farago, December 13, 1994 Daphne Farago; to MFA, 2006, gift of Daphne Farago.

Credit Line

The Daphne Farago Collection

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.