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Multi-strand necklace

1950–1959
Miriam Haskell Company (American, founded in 1926)


Accession Number

2018.4150

Medium or Technique

Brass, wood, glass, silk

Not On View

Classifications

Necklaces and neck bands

Multi-strand necklace of alternating wooden beads, green glass beads, and red crystals. The circular clasp consists of a cluster of glass cabochon beads, rhinestones and brass flowers set against a brass filigree base.

Signed

"MIRIAM HASKELL" on back of 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