Ram's Horn Necklace (Kensington, New Hampshire)

1998
Linda MacNeil (American, born in 1954)


Object Place: Kensington, New Hampshire, United States

Dimensions

Other (Interior): 13.7cm (5 3/8in.) Other (Exterior): 7cm (2 3/4in.)

Accession Number

1998.190

Medium or Technique

24 kt gold plated sterling silver, clear polished optical glass

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Jewelry

Classifications

Necklaces and neck bands

Circular necklace consisting of twelve triangles, wedge-shaped pieces of clear glass linked by gold chains at the back and linked by C-shaped reeded sections of gold, joined by links, on the top; large ball clasp at top, with maker’s “tag” adjacent; glass pieces screwed in place from the back.

Inscription

Marked "macneil" in an ellipse on small tag attached near clasp

Provenance

Acquired from the artist.

Credit Line

Gift of The Seminarians in memory of Stephen D. Paine

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.