Magic Charm Beads

1984


Dimensions

Overall: 30.5 x 10.2 x 1.9 cm, 207.1 gm (12 x 4 x 3/4 in., 0.5 lb.)

Accession Number

2006.237

Medium or Technique

24kt, 14 kt gold, fine silver, sterling silver, cloisonne enamel

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Jewelry

Classifications

Necklaces and neck bands

Necklace comprised of 15 gold elements ,decorated with multi color cloisonne enamel. Elements range in size and shape from round to oval to triangular to square, plus some which are taperd cylindrical gold ,capped in enamel. Interspersed with round gold spheres and tubular coiled links. Suspended below is one hand shaped charm.

Signed

unsigned

Provenance

Helen Drutt Gallery; Daphne Farago, April 5, 1989 commissioned fromt eh artist by Barbara Rockefeller for Mrs. Horace L. Shepard III. Daphne Farago; to MFA, 2006, gift of Daphne Farago.

Credit Line

The Daphne Farago Collection

Copyright

© William Harper