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Roosevelt brooch

American
1932–1945


Accession Number

2018.4021

Medium or Technique

Enamel, metal

Not On View

Classifications

Brooches

White metal brooch with red, white, and blue enamel ribbons. The center of the brooch is studded with rhinestones and “ROOSEVELT” is enameled in large letters across the front.

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