Felt-ball necklace with embroidery

about 2000


Dimensions

Length: 55 cm (21 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

2007.558

Medium or Technique

Felt, thread, and elastic string

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Jewelry

Classifications

Necklaces and neck bands

The necklace is composed of 21 muted multi-colored felt balls embellished with colored thread embroidery designs and strung on a continuous brown elastic string, knotted on either side of each ball.

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