Hattie Carnegie (American (born in Austria), 1889–1956)
Medium or Technique
Gold-tone metal, glass
Not On View
This gold-tone figural brooch features a monkey with its arms raised above its head, in mid-jump. The monkey’s head is paved with rhinestones and its eyes consist of two green glass cabochons.
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