Necklace of irregularly-shaped elements of fabricated silver beads,various stones, and wood. Some wrapped with gold wire, on a handmade silver chain.
On gold cap at end of clasp " Wise/Sterling/14K
Mobilia Gallery; Daphne Farago, May 2, 1995 Daphne Farago; to MFA, 2006, gift of Daphne Farago.
The Daphne Farago Collection
Reproduced with permission.
- Jeff Wise, American, born in 1953
Durango, Colorado, United States
Overall: 22.9 x 10.2 x 2.5 cm (9 x 4 x 1 in.)
Medium or Technique
Sterling silver and 22 kt gold mokumegame laminated metal; sterling silver beads, turquoise, garnet, black jade, red coral, slate, lapis lazuli, black coral, black glass, and cocobolo wood