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Gold spike necklace apres Van Cleef & Arpels

1960–1969
Marcel Boucher (French, 1898–1965)


Accession Number

2018.3951

Medium or Technique

Gold tone metal, glass

Not On View

Classifications

Necklaces and neck bands

Gold tone spikes are complemented by smooth green glass squares and red and white rhinestones. The necklace is fastened with two fold-over closures. A link at the center back can be removed to shorten the length.

Signed

"© BOUCHER"

Markings

"8495N" "EXT"

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