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Scottie dog bracelet

American
1933–1945


Accession Number

2018.4208

Medium or Technique

Wood, metal, plastic, leather

Not On View

Classifications

Bracelets and armlets

This geometric wooden hinge bracelet features a heavily carved Scottie dog with yellow and black plastic eyes, a red painted tongue, a black painted nose, and a red leather collar. The dog faces a wooden bone, which is tied to the base of the bracelet with a piece of leather.

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