Large squash blossom necklace

20th century


Dimensions

Overall: 19.1 x 62.2 cm (7 1/2 x 24 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2004.2226

Medium or Technique

Silver, ground turquoise, ground coral (dyed red), acrylic resin

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Collections

Americas, Jewelry

Classifications

Necklaces and neck bands

Large naja, eight squash forms with flower heads, and overall turquoise and coral multiple inlays.

Markings

Marked "RAF" and "STERLING"

Provenance

From the donor's collection

Credit Line

Gift of Chaya and David Saity