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Sun, Moon, Stars, Rain Wedding Crown

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A circlet of overlapping V's of 1 mm. silver wire with fused ends, soldered at the crossings, with two secondary rows of smaller V's. Twenty jewels are on small vertical posts attached to the ends of the second row of V's: five stars of six seed pearls each alternate with five raindrops of blue...

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Provenance

Purchased from the artist in the mid 1970's by Joan Pearson Watkins; to MFA October 31, 1984, gift.

Credit Line

Gift in honor of Rose R. Jockwig

Copyright

© renk

American, 1974

Object Place for Label

San Francisco, California, United States

Object Place

San Francisco, California, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 8.5 x 27 cm, 0.1 kg (3 3/8 x 10 5/8 in., 0.2 lb.) Other (Overall): 8.5cm (3 3/8in.)

Accession Number

1984.739

Medium or Technique

Silver, gold, pearls, plique a jour enamel

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment