Necklace

English
about 1910


Dimensions

Height x width x depth (pendant): 4.4 x 1 x 0.6 cm (1 3/4 x 3/8 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2008.1984

Medium or Technique

Gold, fresh water pearl, and conch pearl

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Jewelry

Classifications

Necklaces and neck bands

Pendant necklace with a fresh water pearl and conch pearl drop connected by a gold geometric design. The chain is commercial.

Markings

Impressed 15CT on left outside frame

Provenance

Ex-collection gemologist Mona Nesseth, CA; gift from Nesseth to the MFA (Accession date: December 31, 2008)

Credit Line

Gift of Mona Lee Nesseth