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"Rain Blossoms" necklace

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Necklace made of silver wire flattened at base (the wearer's collarbone) to receive seventeen pendants. Of the latter, each has been bent in half; one part has been flattened into a leaf or raindrop shape, while the opposing end is enclosed with a small lump of clay having green or blue bottle...

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Provenance

The artist; to Jane Hershey; to MFA January 28, 199, gift.

Credit Line

Gift of Jane Hershey

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.

about 1969

Object Place for Label

Deland, Florida, United States

Object Place

Deland, Florida, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 18.4 x 16.5cm (7 1/4 x 6 1/2in.)

Accession Number

1991.245

Medium or Technique

Silver with glazed earthenware and fused glass

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Necklaces, Neck Bands