Kiff Slemmons (American, born in 1944)
Object Place: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Overall: 45.7 x 17.8 x 1.3 cm (18 x 7 x 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Silver, ebony, dice, mirror, typewriter keys
Not On View
Necklace is comprised of elements related to “Luck” including: two with numbers “13”, typewriter keys spelling ” WISH ME LUCK”, a circular cracked mirror, a silver salt shaker, an ebony star. Top element is a horse shoe of ebony and silver with four- leaf clovers . Large riveted ebony black cat is center front.
Mobilia Gallery; Daphne Farago, May 1994; to MFA, 2006, gift of Daphne Farago.
The Daphne Farago Collection
© 2007 Kiff Slemmons