Torque with pendant discs on wire

American
about 2000
Karen Gilbert (American)


Dimensions

Height x width: 25 x 15 cm (9 13/16 x 5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

2007.537

Medium or Technique

Silver and glaze

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Jewelry

Classifications

Necklaces and neck bands

The torque consists of multiple wires and the underside of the layered discs have a pale vitreous glaze. The clasp is complex and unique to the artist.

Provenance

Purchased by the Donor in the 1990s; Gift to MFA June 27, 2007

Credit Line

Gift of Joanne Herman in memory of Barbara Herman

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.