Miyé Matsukata (American (born in Japan), 1922–1981)
Overall: 15.2 x 4.4 x 0.6cm (6 x 1 3/4 x 1/4in.)
Medium or Technique
Silver; green jade, red agate, carnelian
Not On View
Pendant consists of three vertically organized rectangles of jadeite, reticulated silver, and agate, with five tubular pendants that terminate in carnelian cabochons. Flattened snake necklace probably commercially produced. (from card)
"Janiye / STERLING" on back. (from card)
The artist, to Mrs. Lucy Fields in the 1970's; to MFA 1993, gift.
Gift of Lucy Fields
Reproduced with permission.