Necklace

1997
Christina Smith (American, born in 1951)


Object Place: Los Angeles, California

Dimensions

Overall: 78.1 x 5.1 x 3.2 cm (30 3/4 x 2 x 1 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2006.545

Medium or Technique

Sterling silver

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Jewelry

Classifications

Necklaces and neck bands

Silver necklace with human silhouettes including, a full body, upper torso and legs of a man joined by flat circular disks, all with textured surface. Additional cast silver, hammer, ladder, and two lidded vessels. Connected with hoops and coiled wires.

Signed

"CY SMITH/ STERLING"

Provenance

Mobilia Gallery; Daphne Farago, July 18, 1997 Daphne Farago; to MFA, 2006, gift of Daphne Farago.

Credit Line

The Daphne Farago Collection

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.