Sticks, Stones, Mojo Bones

1991
Jeff Wise (American, born in 1953)


Object Place: Durango, Colorado, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 22.9 x 10.2 x 2.5 cm (9 x 4 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

2006.611

Medium or Technique

Sterling silver and 22 kt gold mokumegame laminated metal; sterling silver beads, turquoise, garnet, black jade, red coral, slate, lapis lazuli, black coral, black glass, and cocobolo wood

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Jewelry

Classifications

Necklaces and neck bands

Necklace of irregularly-shaped elements of fabricated silver beads,various stones, and wood. Some wrapped with gold wire, on a handmade silver chain.

Signed

On gold cap at end of clasp " Wise/Sterling/14K

Provenance

Mobilia Gallery; Daphne Farago, May 2, 1995 Daphne Farago; to MFA, 2006, gift of Daphne Farago.

Credit Line

The Daphne Farago Collection

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.