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Suite of jewelry in three parts (necklace and earrings)

Mughal-inspired, gold-tone necklace and earrings with round green "gems" surrounded by faux-diamonds set in gold-tone metal to create a floral shape. Necklace: Nine oval shaped red "gems" are suspended from the lower half of necklace with small green "gem" beads, rhinestones, and pearls. ...

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Marks

KENNETH/ © LANE

Provenance

May 27, 2008, purchased by Stephen Borkowski at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center Thrift Shop, New York; gift of Borkowski to the MFA (Accession date: March 25, 2009)

Credit Line

Gift of Stephen Borkowski in honor of Norris Church Mailer

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.

American, 1960s

Object Place

United States

Dimensions

Overall (necklace): 22 x 16 x 1 cm (8 11/16 x 6 5/16 x 3/8 in.) Overall (earrings): 6 x 1.5 x 1 cm (2 3/8 x 9/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

2009.2262.1-3

Medium or Technique

Gold-tone metal, glass, faux pearl, and rhinestone

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Sets