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Link bracelet

1926–1930
Theodor Fahrner (German, 1859–1919)


Dimensions

Length x width: 17.2 × 1.5 cm (6 3/4 × 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

2018.3862

Medium or Technique

Sterling silver, marcasite, amazonite (?), chalcedony (?), rock crystal (?)

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Classifications

Bracelets and armlets

Sterling silver link bracelet has alternating links of rock crystal flanked by four square faceted amazonites, and rectangular faceted chalcedony, bordered with marcasites. The bracelet fastens around the wrist with a tab-insert clasp.

Markings

"GERMANY" "STERLING"

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