Zigzag Necklace

1987
Arline M. Fisch (American, born in 1931)


Object Place: San Diego, California

Dimensions

Overall: 3.8 cm, 52.3 gm, 17.8 cm (1 1/2 in., 0.1 lb., 7 in.)

Accession Number

2006.184

Medium or Technique

18 kt gold, silver, onyx

On View

Daphne and Peter Farago Gallery (Gallery 258)

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Jewelry

Classifications

Necklaces and neck bands

Layer of zigzag, woven and folded, oxidized fine silver, surmounted by zig zag layer of folded woven 18kt. yellow gold. In center front is clasp with V shaped mosaic of black onyx, hematite, and agate set in 18kt yellow gold.

Signed

Engraved "A" in center of fish symbol, 18kt on rear of clasp

Provenance

Daphne Farago; to MFA, 2006, gift of Daphne Farago.

Credit Line

The Daphne Farago Collection

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.