"Memento Mori" Brooch with stand from the "Thanatos Series"

Designer: Bruce Metcalf (American, born Amherst, Massachusetts, 1949)
Date: 2001
Medium: Brooch: Boxwood, diamonds, 18K gold, cotton thread Stand: Painted basswood
Dimensions: Brooch: H. 4 x 1 1/8 in. (10.2 x 2.8 cm) Stand: H. 13 x W. 5 x D. 2 3/4 in. (33 x 12.7 x 7 cm)
Classification: Jewelry
Credit Line: Gift of Donna Schneier, 2007
Accession Number: 2007.384.37a, b

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