Broad silver choker-style necklace with a square pendant that encloses a Roman Republic coin with gold border dating to about the first century B.C.
On back of long, rectangular element that links necklace to amber pendant, is marked "Gyda / Janiye / STERLING."
About 1970-1975, sold by the artist to Lucy Fields, Boston; 1996, gift of Lucy Fields to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 18, 1996)
Gift of Lucy Fields
Reproduced with permission.
- Miyé Matsukata, American (born in Japan), 1922–1981