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Ram's Horn Necklace (Kensington, New Hampshire)

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Circular necklace consisting of twelve triangles, wedge-shaped pieces of clear glass linked by gold chains at the back and linked by C-shaped reeded sections of gold, joined by links, on the top; large ball clasp at top, with maker's "tag" adjacent; glass pieces screwed in place from the...

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Inscription

Marked "macneil" in an ellipse on small tag attached near clasp

Provenance

Acquired from the artist.

Credit Line

Gift of The Seminarians in memory of Stephen D. Paine

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.

1998

Object Place for Label

Kensington, New Hampshire, United States

Object Place

Kensington, New Hampshire, United States

Dimensions

Other (Interior): 13.7cm (5 3/8in.) Other (Exterior): 7cm (2 3/4in.)

Accession Number

1998.190

Medium or Technique

24 kt gold plated sterling silver, clear polished optical glass

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Necklaces, Neck Bands