"Srinagar" necklace

about 1979
Miyé Matsukata (American (born in Japan), 1922–1981)


Object Place: Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 3.8 x 45.7cm (1 1/2 x 18in.)

Accession Number

1991.786

Medium or Technique

Gold, freshwater pearls, rubies, peridot, emeralds, sapphires and jade

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Jewelry

Classifications

Necklaces and neck bands

Necklace having a wrapped gold neckpiece in a central, square pendant of woven wire, set with freshwater pearls, rubies, peridot, emeralds, sapphires and jade. (from card)

Markings

"Miye / 22k" on back. (from card)

Provenance

The artist; to Alexandra Solowij Watkins 1981(from artist's estate); to MFA July 29, 1991, gift.

Credit Line

Gift of Alexandra Solowij Watkins

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.