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Yellow and Green Plastic Bracelet

about 1965
Coppola e Toppo (Italian, 1940–1986), Possibly made for Ken Scott (American (worked in Italy), born in 1918)


Dimensions

Length x width: 19 × 5.5 cm at widest (7 1/2 × 2 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

2018.3852.1

Medium or Technique

Plastic, brass

Not On View

Classifications

Necklaces and neck bands

This bracelet consist of an underlying rectangular weft of clear beads to which larger yellow, green, and clear faceted plastic beads are mounted. A circular brass tab insert clasp is adorned with a circle of small clear beads and a large yellow bead on top.

Signed

"MADE IN ITALY BY Coppola e Toppo" on clasp

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