Cynthia Toops (American, born 1956)
Depth x diameter: 2 x 27.5 cm (13/16 x 10 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Polymer clay and steel
Not On View
This necklace incorporates sewing bobbins inlad with polymer clay patterns created by using a number of techniques, including caning, inlaying (including micromosaic inlays), lattice-work, surface texturing, mokume gane, weaving, carving, and phototransfer.
2008, created by artist Cynthia Toops of Seattle, WA; gift of Toops to the MFA (Accession date: September 16, 2009)
Gift of the artist
Reproduced with permission.