Wheat brooch

American
1950s
Peter Lindeman (American, born 1930 in Germany)


Dimensions

Height: 7.6 cm (3 in.)

Accession Number

2012.141

Medium or Technique

Gold (18kt), sapphire (Ceylon), and diamond

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Jewelry

Classifications

Brooches

This brooch consists of stylized sheaves of wheat accented by a blue sapphire (5.37 carats), two yellow diamonds (each 0.23 carats), and three white diamonds (each 0.12 carats).

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.