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Mathematica

Italian
2010
Alberto Zorzi (Italian)


Dimensions

Overall: 33 x 16 x 3 cm (13 x 6 5/16 x 1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

2012.989

Medium or Technique

Silver (.925) and pigment

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe, Jewelry

Classifications

Necklaces and neck bands

The necklace consists of a hand-wrought silver torque with a pendant made of various geometric shapes that are textured and decorated in select areas with white pigment. Additionally, there are three cup-shaped elements: one is embellished by red pigment; a second has blue pigment; and a third is polished silver.

Markings

Zorzi 2010 / 925 / Mathematica

Provenance

2010, created by Alberto Zorzi, Padova, Italy; 2012, gift of Zorzi to the MFA. (Accession date: November 28, 2012)

Credit Line

Gift of Alberto Zorzi