Long fancy necklace

American
1991
Pier Voulkos (American)


Dimensions

Depth x length x diameter: 2.5 x 84 x 34 cm (1 x 33 1/16 x 13 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

2009.4383

Medium or Technique

Polymer clay and plastic-coated wire

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Jewelry

Classifications

Necklaces and neck bands

This necklace is made of multiple flower and leaf-shaped components, composed of a wide range of bright colors, strung together through green leaf-like disks, which hang off the main necklace. A larger element is in the shape of a ball with painted flowers.

Signed

Pier in cursive on floral pendant

Provenance

November 1994, purchased by Lindly Haunani of Cabin John, MD from Beadazzled Bead Store in Washington, DC; gift of Haunani to the MFA (Accession date: September 16, 2009)

Credit Line

Gift of Lindly Haunani