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Brooch in Form of a Bird of Prey
Miniature Square-Headed Brooch
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This artwork is currently on display in Gallery 301
These pieces were originally joined, with the disc affixed to the arc of the large bow brooch. Ornate gold patterns once covered the entire object, even parts that were not visible.
H. R. Martin, Sweden; Colbat-Ready, Paris (sold 1919); Rivère, Paris; Lucien Marcel Bing, Paris (sold 1920); Haas, Paris (sold 1934); [ Brummer Gallery, Paris and New York (1934–sold 1947)]
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