Frog Jelly Belly brooch
Medium or Technique
Gold-plated sterling silver, plastic (acrylic), glass
Not On View
This gold-plated sterling silver “Jelly Belly” brooch features a a frog with a translucent Lucite body and bulging green Lucite eyes. The frog’s stretched out arms and legs are accented with rhinestones.
TRIFARI [with a crown surmounting the "T"]
DES PAT NO 135172 / STERLING
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