Neck ornament

India, Assam, Naga peoples
20th century


Dimensions

Length x width: 17.5 x 19.8 cm (6 7/8 x 7 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2013.32

Medium or Technique

Brass

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Jewelry

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment

Neck ornament. Brass collar with opening at back of neck, brass teardrop shaped protrusions around center front.

Provenance

1960s, acquired by Genevieve McMillan (b. 1922 - d. 2008), Cambridge, MA; 2008, to the Genevieve McMillan and Reba Stewart Foundation, Cambridge; 2013, gift of the Genevieve McMillan and Reba Stewart Foundation to the MFA. (Accession date: January 30, 2013)

Credit Line

Gift of the McMillan-Stewart Foundation