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Double Ruff

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Silver tubes and beads strung together with nylon monofilament to form a double layer collar to be worn on the neck. Integral clasp made of bent silver wire which is inserted into one of the silver tubes.

Provenance

Gift of the artist to the MFA in 1997.

Credit Line

Gift of Flora Book in memory of Jane Reitman Hill

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.

Neckpiece

1987

Object Place for Label

Seattle, Washington, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 0.2 kg (0.4 lb.) Other (Overall): 25.4cm (10in.)

Accession Number

1997.256

Medium or Technique

Silver; nylon monofilament

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Necklaces, Neck Bands