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White plastic ruff

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When unused, the neck ornament is circular and flat with numerous cuts in the plastic and a half-dollar size hole in the center. When worn, the plastic is stretched and becomes three-dimensional.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Joanne Herman in memory of Barbara Herman

about 2000

Dimensions

Diameter: 15 cm (5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

2007.553

Medium or Technique

Plastic

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Necklaces, Neck Bands