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Large squash blossom necklace

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Large naja, eight squash forms with flower heads, and overall turquoise and coral multiple inlays.

Marks

Marked "RAF" and "STERLING"

Provenance

From the donor's collection

Credit Line

Gift of Chaya and David Saity

20th century

Dimensions

Overall: 19.1 x 62.2 cm (7 1/2 x 24 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2004.2226

Medium or Technique

Silver, ground turquoise, ground coral (dyed red), acrylic resin

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Necklaces, Neck Bands