Necklace

West or Central Africa
20th century


Dimensions

Length x width: 10.5 x 1.8 cm (4 1/8 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

2013.20

Medium or Technique

Glass, cord

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Jewelry

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment

Necklace made of brass cartridges, small brass rondelles as spacers, fine cord.

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