Skyline brooch

American
1980s
Peter Lindeman (American, born 1930 in Germany)


Dimensions

Diameter: 3.2 cm (1 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2012.147

Medium or Technique

Gold (18kt), platinum, enamel, and diamond

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Jewelry

Classifications

Brooches

This brooch features the New York City skyline with a blue, enamel sky and a diamond cloud composed of twenty diamonds. At the bottom left is a bust of the Statue of Liberty.

Provenance

2012, anonymous gift to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 25, 2012)

Credit Line

Anonymous gift in memory of Kurt and Lotte Lindeman and Elsa Hart

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.