Woman's necklace

Chinese (Guizhou)
1920s


Dimensions

Overall: 27.3 x 29.2 x 7.6 cm (10 3/4 x 11 1/2 x 3 in.)

Accession Number

2010.1371

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Jewelry

Classifications

Necklaces and neck bands

Silver necklace with swirling and interwrining looping at front and rope-like wrappings in the back with hook and eye-like clasp at center back.

Provenance

By 2009, collection of Michael Playford, London, England; December 10, 2009, purchased by Jacqueline Fowler, Stanford, CT, through Heritage Auction Galleries, New York sale, lot 73010; 2010, gift of Fowler to the MFA (Accession date: January 26, 2011)

Credit Line

Gift of Jacqueline Loewe Fowler