Living Glass pendant and necklet

1958
Elsa Freund (American, 1912–2001)


Object Place: Deland, Florida; Object Place: Eureka Springs, Arkansas

Dimensions

Overall: 22.9 x 12.7 x 1.9 cm, 92.4 gm (9 x 5 x 3/4 in., 0.2 lb.)

Accession Number

2006.207

Medium or Technique

Silver, glass, terracotta

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Jewelry

Classifications

Necklaces and neck bands

Multi-colored oblong pendant with red, gray, orange, blue, and purple glass fused over glazed terracotta “stone,” encircled by bent flattened silver wire, suspended from silver wire torque.

Signed

"Elsa" in script on rear

Provenance

Robert Ebendorf; Daphne Farago, November 8, 1993 Daphne Farago; to MFA, 2006, gift of Daphne Farago.

Credit Line

The Daphne Farago Collection

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.