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Necklace SKN21

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Tubular spool knit 18K gold and fine silver wire terminating in silver, gold, black onyx, and spiral shell finials. Necklace drapes around neck, but does not clasp. Together with fitted wooden box covered with black paper, highlighted by with gold threads.

Signed

Unsigned

Provenance

Arline Fisch; Daphne Farago, June 9, 1990 Daphne Farago; to MFA, 2006, gift of Daphne Farago.

Credit Line

The Daphne Farago Collection

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.

1988

Object Place

San Diego, California

Dimensions

Overall: 41.3 x 1.9 cm (16 1/4 x 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2006.183

Medium or Technique

Spool knit 18 kt gold, silver, onyx, shell

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Necklaces, Neck Bands