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Turquoise bracelet

American
1950–1959
Alice Caviness (American, 1943 – 2000)


Accession Number

2018.4078

Medium or Technique

Metal, glass

Not On View

Classifications

Bracelets and armlets

This gold-tone hinge bracelet features a cluster of pink glass cabochons, purple rhinestones, aurora borealis rhinestones, imitation pearls, and turquoise glass beads. The bracelet fastens with a tab-insert closure and a safety chain.

Signed

ALICE CAVINESS

Provenance

Between about 1970s and 2018, acquired by Carole Tanenbaum, Toronto, Ontario [see note]; 2018, gift of Carole Tanenbaum to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 12, 2018)

NOTE: This is part of a large collection of costume jewelry given to the MFA in 2018, which had been built over about 40 years.

Credit Line

Gift of Carole Tanenbaum