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Leaf earring (one of a pair)

1955–1959
Marcel Boucher (French, 1898–1965)


Accession Number

2018.3943.4

Medium or Technique

Silver tone metal, glass

Not On View

Classifications

Earrings, flares, plugs, studs

A white molded glass leaf with finely detailed veins is framed in a silver tone metal rope design.

Signed

"© BOUCHER"

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