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Wood sautoir

1940–1949
Miriam Haskell Company (American, founded in 1926)


Accession Number

2018.4149

Medium or Technique

Brass, wood, glass, silk

Not On View

Classifications

Necklaces and neck bands

Three strands of green glass beads end in floral brass clips set with a central wooden bead surrounded by smaller green glass beads. Dangling from each clip are two wooden beads and two carved leaf-shaped beads.

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