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"Pet" necklace

The necklace consists of a long, monofilament neck piece and a sac-like, puffy pendant. Inside the sac are hollow, monofilament forms of varying shape and colors. At the ends of the outer, clear sac are hair-like strands of the filament.


Purchased by the Donor in the 1990s; Gift to MFA June 27, 2007

Credit Line

Gift of Joanne Herman in memory of Barbara Herman

Chinese, about 2000


Height x width x depth: 12 x 7.5 x 5.4 cm (4 3/4 x 2 15/16 x 2 1/8 in.)

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Textiles and Fashion Arts


Jewelry / Adornment, Necklaces, Neck Bands