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Wings of Victory brooch

about 1940

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Gilt metal, glass

Not On View



Gilt metal wings accented with round, white rhinestones and red, square rhinestones are perched upon a large, prong-set, unfoiled blue glass stone.


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