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Wood acorn dress clip

1939–1945
Miriam Haskell Company (American, founded in 1926)


Accession Number

2018.4152

Medium or Technique

Wood, plastic, metal

Not On View

Classifications

Brooches

This brooch consists of a plastic base with three plastic chain link tassels. Green and brown wooden beads in the shapes of leaves and acorns dangle from the plastic tassels.

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