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Varied silver alloys, varied copper alloys (brass), and nickel silver. Square links with cut-out geometric forms, each containing multi-level silver alloy elements creating a shadowbox effect. Further highlighted by cut work sun motif on the corner of each link. Links are topped in textured...

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Signed

"Macchiarini" signed twice, once on rear of link and once on clasp

Marks

Stamped twice "MACCHIARINI", on clasp and on link

Provenance

Gansevoort Gallery; Daphne Farago, December 26, 1996 Daphne Farago; to MFA, 2006, gift of Daphne Farago.

Credit Line

The Daphne Farago Collection

Copyright

Macchiarini Creative Design ©

about 1946

Object Place

San Francisco, California

Dimensions

Overall: 2.2 x 21.9 x 1.6 cm (7/8 x 8 5/8 x 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

2006.339

Medium or Technique

Brass, silver

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Bracelets, Armlets