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Necklace

Necklace made of brass cartridges, small brass rondelles as spacers, fine cord.

Provenance

1960s, acquired by Genevieve McMillan (b. 1922 - d. 2008), Cambridge, MA; 2008, to the Genevieve McMillan and Reba Stewart Foundation, Cambridge; 2013, gift of the Genevieve McMillan and Reba Stewart Foundation to the MFA. (Accession date: January 30, 2013)

Credit Line

Gift of the McMillan-Stewart Foundation

West or Central Africa, 20th century

Dimensions

Length x width: 10.5 x 1.8 cm (4 1/8 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

2013.20

Medium or Technique

Glass, cord

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment