Necklace with magentic, rubber balls

Italian
1999
Roberto Zanon (Italian)


Dimensions

Length: 42 cm (16 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

2007.545

Medium or Technique

Steel wire, iron, and rubber

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe, Jewelry

Classifications

Necklaces and neck bands

The necklace consists of a steel wire with seven magnetic ball beads. The position of the balls determines the shape of the necklace. The clasp is a cylindrical rubber tube with magnetic ends.

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