Necklace

about 1965
Betty Cooke (American, born in 1924)


Object Place: Baltimore, Maryland

Dimensions

Overall: 35.6 x 25.4 x 1 cm (14 x 10 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

2006.106

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Jewelry

Classifications

Necklaces and neck bands

Ten flat, round disk pendants of varying sizes hang from various lengths of silver tubing as pendants around the circular necklace – six in front, four in back – and are placed at various distances apart on the necklace. The silver discs have a varying patina: six are highly reflective while four have a brushed, matte finish.

Markings

On back of medium size rear disk, "COOKE STERLING"

Provenance

Mobilia Gallery; June 18, 1997 puchased by Daphne Farago; 2006, gift of Daphne Farago to the MFA.

Credit Line

The Daphne Farago Collection

Copyright

Copyright © 1969 Betty Cooke