User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Suite of jewelry in six parts (necklace, comb, pair of earrings, pair of bracelet clasps)

Start collecting

Aquamarine colored, set in gold, necklace, pair of earrings, comb top (light shell comb) clasp in two parts.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Dimensions

Length x width (necklace): 43.4 x 2.1 x 1 cm (17 1/16 x 13/16 x 3/8 in.) Length x width (comb): 10.9 x 8.5 x 1.7 cm (4 5/16 x 3 3/8 x 11/16 in.) Length x width (earrings): 5.1 x 1 x 0.6 cm (2 x 3/8 x 1/4 in.) Length x width (bracelet clasps): 3.7 x 3.5 x 1 cm (1 7/16 x 1 3/8 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

43.2150a-f

Medium or Technique

Gold-colored metal, aquamarine-colored stones, and light shell

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Sets