Single-strand pearl necklace

Native American
1990s
Yazzie Johnson (Native American, born in 1946), Gail Bird (Native American, born in 1949)


Dimensions

Length: 38.7 cm (15 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2012.390

Medium or Technique

Gold (18 kt), baroque freshwater pearl, opal, moonstone, and quartz

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Jewelry

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment

Pearl necklace with colored stone embellishments.

Markings

Unmarked

Provenance

1980s-90s, purchased by Dale and Doug Anderson from dealer Dexter Cirillo; 2012, gift of the Andersons to the MFA. (Accession date: June 27, 2012)

Credit Line

Gift of Dale and Doug Anderson

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.