Necklace composed of mixed-metal, cylindrical beads

French
about 2000
Elena Cantacuzene (French)


Dimensions

Length x height: 3 x 43 cm (1 3/16 x 16 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

2007.532

Medium or Technique

Silver and patinated metal

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe, Jewelry

Classifications

Necklaces and neck bands

The necklace consists of six strands of cylindrical beads arranged in alternating colors (silver and copper-tone). The silver clasp is a toggle.

Signed

Elena Cantacuzene in script is impressed on a turtle-shaped tab at the toggle.

Provenance

Purchased by the Donor in the 1990s; Gift to MFA June 27, 2007

Credit Line

Gift of Joanne Herman in memory of Barbara Herman

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.