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Necklace

Bakelite or similar material; orange, brown and black beads with pendant figure of Josephine Baker with banana skirt. CONDITION: one pair of bananas detached.

Provenance

Daphne Farago; to MFA, 2006, gift of Daphne Farago.

Credit Line

The Daphne Farago Collection

early 20th century

Dimensions

Overall: 42.5 x 7.6 x 2.2 cm (16 3/4 x 3 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

2006.2

Medium or Technique

Plastic

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Necklaces, Neck Bands