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Mixed media necklace; includes fragment of blue-glazed ceramic made by Elsa Freund, stamped on back "Elsa." Suspended from chain and rod shaped links are twenty five elements, many of them made from found objects in a variety of materials.

Signed

Engraved "R Ebendorf" in script on applied 18kt. yellow gold plaque on rear of rectangular slver element.

Provenance

Robert Ebendorf; Daphne Farago, March 11, 2001 Daphne Farago; to MFA, 2006, gift of Daphne Farago.

Credit Line

The Daphne Farago Collection

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.

2001

Object Place

Greenville, North Carolina

Dimensions

Overall: 49.5 x 10.2 x 2.5 cm, 206.3 gm (19 1/2 x 4 x 1 in., 0.5 lb.)

Accession Number

2006.153

Medium or Technique

Silver, iron, glass, wire, copper, bone, shell, other mixed media

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Necklaces, Neck Bands