All images are courtesy of The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.
|An English brooch of rubies, moonstones, pearls, chrysoprase, and amethyst, 1908.|
|A brooch once owned by Mary Todd Lincoln, now in Boston’s MFA jewelry collection.|
|“Diamonds are a girl’s best friend” ring from 1993.|
|Marjorie Merriweather Post’s 1920s diamond-and-emerald brooch.|
|A 1925 French brooch of rubies, diamonds, onyx, and enamel.|
|A 1980s costume-jewelry necklace designed by Kenneth Jay Lane.|