Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Brooch (part of a set)

ca. 1830
French, Paris
Gold, amethysts
2 x 2 5/8 in. (5.1 x 6.7 cm)
Metalwork-Gold and Platinum
Credit Line:
The Friedsam Collection, Bequest of Michael Friedsam, 1931
Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 554
Mrs. Emery A. Wahl , New York ; Michael Friedsam , New York (until 1931; bequeathed to MMA)
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