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Necklace made of shaped, rectangular plaques

the necklace is composed of rectangular gold plaques connected by jump rings. The plaques alternate in shape, with one form overlapping amother. It has a toggle clasp and has its original leather fitted box. Arno Malinowski was a multi-media artist who worked for Jensen from 1936 to 1944 and...

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Marks

Impressed GEORG JENSEN within oval made of impressed dots, 750/18K, 1113

Provenance

By 1955, Georg Jensen, London; about 1955, sold by Jensen to Leo Beranek, Cambridge, MA; 2008, gift from Beranek to MFA. (Accession date: June 25, 2008)

Credit Line

Gift of Leo L. and Gabriella Beranek

Danish, early 1950s

Dimensions

Height x depth x length: 2.1 x 0.5 x 39.4 cm (13/16 x 3/16 x 15 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2008.214

Medium or Technique

Gold (18 kt)

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Necklaces, Neck Bands