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Floral wrap bracelet

1941–1945
Frank Hess (American), For Miriam Haskell Company (American, founded in 1926)


Accession Number

2018.4151

Medium or Technique

Wood, glass beads, silk

Not On View

Classifications

Bracelets and armlets

This prototype wrap bracelet consists of tassels of green Venetian glass beads with pink and purple flower-shaped wood terminal discs sewn onto a woven silk piping which covers a wire frame.

Provenance

Between about 1970s and 2018, acquired by Carole Tanenbaum, Toronto, Ontario [see note]; 2018, gift of Carole Tanenbaum to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 12, 2018)

NOTE: This is part of a large collection of costume jewelry given to the MFA in 2018, which had been built over about 40 years.

Credit Line

Gift of Carole Tanenbaum