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Woman's necklace

Designed as a torque, this necklace has an acrylic tubing with brass terminations from which hangs the main element. It consists of a central copper cup with folded tubing and brass cylinders mounted by a rock crystal. On either side of the cup and underneath are double loops of tubing held by...

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This necklace is double stamped "JULIE SHAW" USA.


1980s, purchased by Karen Rotenberg, Boston; gift of Rotenberg and her husband Michael to the MFA (Accession date: April 14, 2010)

Credit Line

Gift of Karen and Michael Rotenberg

American, about 1980's


Height x width x depth 31 x 16 x 4 cm (12 3/16 x 6 5/16 x 1 9/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Copper, brass, and acrylic


Textiles and Fashion Arts


Jewelry / Adornment, Necklaces, Neck Bands