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Three-Part Horizontal Neckpiece #2

Necklace consisting of three graduated cloisonné enameled trapezoidal panels attached to wire wrapped cones at base of chain for necklace; Baroque pearl in clasp. The decoration, which relates each piece to the other, consists of 5 cats, teardrops, hieroglyphs, sperm, a bird and abstract...

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Provenance

The artist; to Robert T. Denton November 11, 1990; to MFA December 12, 1990, gift.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.

1987

Object Place for Label

Berkeley, California, United States

Object Place

Berkeley, California, United States

Accession Number

1990.613

Medium or Technique

Gold, enamel, silver, baroque pearls

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Necklaces, Neck Bands