Designed for Hattie Carnegie (American (born in Austria), 1889–1956)
Center Back: 17.8 cm (7 in.)
Medium or Technique
Rhinestones, glass, and metal
Not On View
Choker necklace, flexible network of rhinestones set in metal, with larger faceted black glass stones (“navette” shape) at intervals. Back of metal setting painted black. Marked on clasp with “Hattie Carnegie” in a raised oval.
Purchased by donor in 1998 from Jeanie Quirk, an antique dealer from Sudbury, MA; gift to MFA January 25, 2006.
Gift of Yvonne J. Markowitz