Daphne's Metamorphosis Pendant
Carolyn Morris Bach (American)
Object Place: Rhode Island, United States
Overall: 12.7 x 8.3 x 0.6 cm (5 x 3 1/4 x 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
18 kt gold, silver, bone, amethyst, opal
Not On View
Pendant featuring a female figure changing into a tree. Her body is made of bone, with gold arms and hair that are transforming into branches. Her lower body has been transformed into a silver trunk, with a cabochon amethyst attached to the bottom and bezel set opal suspended below.
Scratched "Carolyn Morris Bach 1991 / 18K"
Susan Cummins Gallery; Daphne Farago, April 20, 1993 Daphne Farago; to MFA, 2006, gift of Daphne Farago.
The Daphne Farago Collection
Reproduced with permission.