Torque and earrings with pendants with movable parts
Karen Gilbert (American)
Height x width x depth: 24 x 13.9 x 0.8 cm (9 7/16 x 5 1/2 x 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
The torque has two pendants of unequal length that have movable, projecting nail-like parts. The hand-made clasp is unique to Gilbert ornaments. Each earring has one pendant of a similar type.
Purchased by the Donor in the 1990s; Gift to MFA June 27, 2007
Gift of Joanne Herman in memory of Barbara Herman
Reproduced with permission.