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Spider's Web Crossing

Small squares of knotted netting embellished randomly with blue, orange, and metallic silver and gold threads, and stitched together to form a three-dimensional, free-form necklace.

Provenance

2011, gift of the artist to the MFA. (Accession date: November 16, 2011)

Credit Line

Gift of the artist

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.

Japanese, 1999

Dimensions

Height x width: 31 1/2 x 19 11/16 in. (80 x 50 cm)

Accession Number

2011.2003

Medium or Technique

Silk knotted net, embroidered with cotton and synthetic metallic threads

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Necklaces, Neck Bands