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Dreams of an Ancient Future

Multi media necklace of irregularly shaped beads with silver links

Provenance

Mobilia Gallery; Daphne Farago, June 18, 1997 Daphne Farago; to MFA, 2006, gift of Daphne Farago.

Credit Line

The Daphne Farago Collection

1996

Object Place

Melbourne Beach, Florida

Dimensions

Overall: 27.9 x 16.5 x 1.9 cm (11 x 6 1/2 x 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2006.485

Medium or Technique

Sterling silver, copper, 18 kt gold, 22 kt gold, Montana agate, carnelian, chrysophase, cat's eye tourmaline, watermelon tourmaline, African amber, sapphire, rutilated quartz, garnet, tanzanite, sea glass, malachite, azurite, matrix, pearl, and other metal

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Necklaces, Neck Bands