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Stars and stripes flower brooch

American
1939–1945


Accession Number

2018.4022

Medium or Technique

Plastic, metal

Not On View

Classifications

Brooches

Wavy plastic figural flower brooch painted with the red, white, and blue insignia of the United States flag.

Markings

"MADE IN GERMANY"

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