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Sunburst necklace

about 1955
Henry Steig (American, 1906–1973)


Object Place: New York, New York, United States

Dimensions

Overall (Diameter of pendant): 8.9 cm (3 1/2 in.) Length (of chain): 508 mm (20 in.)

Accession Number

2006.553

Medium or Technique

Silver and quartz

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Jewelry

Classifications

Necklaces and neck bands

Pendant of large faceted smoky quartz framed by oxidized silver wire in sunburst shape, on chain of linked silver bars.

Provenance

Gallery 330 (Hudson NY): Daphne Farago, September 18, 2003 Daphne Farago; to MFA, 2006, gift of Daphne Farago.

Credit Line

The Daphne Farago Collection