Necklace

West Africa
19th - 20th century


Dimensions

Length: 72 cm (28 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

2013.17

Medium or Technique

Carnelian beads, stone beads

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Jewelry

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment

Necklace made of carnelian and stone beads.

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