Necklace

1996
Jamie Bennett (American, born in 1948)


Object Place: New Paltz, New York, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 45.7 x 3.8 x 2.5 cm (18 x 1 1/2 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

2006.59

Medium or Technique

18 kt ,14 kt gold, oxidized silver, enamel

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Jewelry

Classifications

Necklaces and neck bands

Three-part pendant with gold, silver, and enamel elements, suspended from oxidized silver chain. Top is spherical, with dark blue and black painterly enamel with red accents. Below is a bell-like element with an enamel gradient from dark to light blue, also with red accents. Suspended from the center the bell element is a small yellow and black enamel oval.

Provenance

Mobilia Gallery; Daphne Farago, March 21, 1997 Daphne Farago; to MFA, 2006, gift of Daphne Farago.

Credit Line

The Daphne Farago Collection

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.