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Choker #48

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Silver necklace formed of two curved wires. Suspended below are curved silver wires emerging from wavy rim of basket. Rim is wavy twined laquered copper wire in colors of gold, rust and cranberry. Body of basket is black and silver laquered copper wire also twined.

Signed

Unsigned

Provenance

Schneider-Bluhm-Loeb Gallery, Inc.(Chicago); Daphne Farago, September 18, 1990 Daphne Farago; to MFA, 2006, gift of Daphne Farago.

Credit Line

The Daphne Farago Collection

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.

1979

Object Place

East Lansing, Michigan

Dimensions

Overall: 23.5 x 17.8 x 4.4 cm (9 1/4 x 7 x 1 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2006.257

Medium or Technique

Fine and sterling silver, 24 kt gold, lacquered copper, twined, constructed

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Necklaces, Neck Bands