Claire Falkenstein (American, 1908–1997). <em>Brooch</em>, ca. 1948. Nickel, plastic, 5 x 3 x 1 in. (12.7 x 7.6 x 2.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, H. Randolph Lever Fund, 2007.21.5. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 2007.21.5_PS9.jpg)


Artist:Claire Falkenstein

Medium: Nickel, plastic

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1948

Dimensions: 5 x 3 x 1 in. (12.7 x 7.6 x 2.5 cm)



Accession Number: 2007.21.5

Image: 2007.21.5_PS9.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Brooch; an abstract design comprised of bent and hammered wire that forms crosses over itself to form a looped side and an angled side on which a spherical bead has been strung; the ends of the wire form the pin and clasp to secure the brooch.

Brooklyn Museum