Nov 13, 2007
Nov 13, 2007

Rhinoceros Brooch

Rhinoceros Brooch


John Paul Miller

(American, 1918–2013)


Overall: 5.1 x 5.1 cm (2 x 2 in.)

In memory of Ann White Kennedy, gift of her family 1979.35



Miller’s considerable prowess in making jewelry is evident in his lavish use of difficult techniques such as granulation—an ancient practice of attaching tiny beads of gold without solder, which he is credited with rediscovering—and multicolor enameling.

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