Overall: 2.5 x 84.5 cm (1 x 33 1/4 in.) Other (diameter of pendant coin): 3.2 cm (1 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Gilt metal and gilt copper coins
Not On View
Chain belt made of ornate gold-colored links, with gilt British half-penny coins dated 1967 attached to the outside (head side of coin showing, with profile of Queen Elizabeth, and inscription: Elizabeth II Dei Gratia Regina F:D). Hook and chain closure, with pendant gilt one-penny coin, also dated 1967.
Purchased at a Massachusetts charity sale, about 2005; Gift to the MFA, March 21 2007
Gift of Susan Ward