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Necklace

The necklace consists of eight strands of molded, irregualrly-shaped plastic beads attched to an elaborate clasp made up of two faceted, rectangular, faux gems.

Marks

Impressed Scaasi on applied metal tab on reverse of clasp

Provenance

1987, purchased by Marjorie Short; 2011, gift of Short to the MFA. (Accession date: February 23, 2011)

Credit Line

Gift of Marjorie J. Short

American, about 1960

Dimensions

Height x width x depth: 23 x 20.5 x 2.5 cm (9 1/16 x 8 1/16 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

2011.68

Medium or Technique

Silver-tone metal, plastic, and glass

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Necklaces, Neck Bands