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Necklace with amber plaques

Polish
about 2000
Marcin Zaremski (Polish)


Dimensions

Diameter: 20 cm (7 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

2007.549

Medium or Technique

Silver and amber

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe, Jewelry

Classifications

Necklaces and neck bands

The necklace consists of rough amber plaques with different surface textures graded in size from larger (in front) to smaller (in back). There is a hollow, silver, trapezoidal element in the center. The pin clasp is similar in shape.

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