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Brooch, Covered Wagon Trading Post

Brooch, Covered Wagon Trading Post

Department: History
Date: c. 1960s
Medium: silver, turquoise
Dimensions:
3 3/4 × 3 1/2 in. (9.5 × 8.9 cm)
Classification: Jewelry
Credit Line: Albuquerque Museum, gift of Eason Eige
Object number: PC2010.5.131
DescriptionLarge Zuni cluster brooch in a teardrop and oval shaped stones framed by twisted wire, silver crescents, and silver bezels. Loop for pendant on reverse.
On view
Label Text:Zuni
Brooch, early 1960s
Silver, Kingman turquoise
PC2010.5.131

The brooch belonged to Manny Goodman's wife Anne, who noted on the back what the dire consequences would be if he sold it.