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Zigzag Necklace

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Layer of zigzag, woven and folded, oxidized fine silver, surmounted by zig zag layer of folded woven 18kt. yellow gold. In center front is clasp with V shaped mosaic of black onyx, hematite, and agate set in 18kt yellow gold.

Signed

Engraved "A" in center of fish symbol, 18kt on rear of clasp

Provenance

Daphne Farago; to MFA, 2006, gift of Daphne Farago.

Credit Line

The Daphne Farago Collection

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.

1987

Object Place

San Diego, California

Dimensions

Overall: 3.8 cm, 52.3 gm, 17.8 cm (1 1/2 in., 0.1 lb., 7 in.)

Accession Number

2006.184

Medium or Technique

18 kt gold, silver, onyx

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Necklaces, Neck Bands