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Jewel tone bracelet

American
about 1957
Hattie Carnegie (American (born in Austria), 1889–1956)


Accession Number

2018.3946.1

Medium or Technique

Metal, glass, imitation pearls

Not On View

Classifications

Bracelets and armlets

Five large green glass cabochons are prong-set and surrounded by a halo of diamante and red glass cabochons in this gold tone metal bracelet with imitation pearl, blue glass square, and green glass drop accents. A tab-insert closure fastens the bracelet.

Signed

"Hattie Carnegie" on back of box clasp

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