Fringe bar brooch
Jacques Kreisler Manufacturing Corporation (American, founded in 1914)
Medium or Technique
Gilt metal, enamel
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Gilt metal bar brooch with two roundels on each end and rose-gold fringe forming a chevron. The center of the bar brooch is adorned with a bald eagle supporting a red, white, and blue enamel shield.
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