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Leaf necklace

1955–1959
Marcel Boucher (French, 1898–1965)


Accession Number

2018.3943.1

Medium or Technique

Silver tone metal, Plastic

Not On View

Classifications

Necklaces and neck bands

White molded glass leaves with finely detailed veins adorn this silver tone link necklace. Sinuous silver leaves with a rope-like pattern surround the glass leaves. The adjustable necklace fastens with a hook closure.

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