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Object Timeline

1960

  • Work on this object began.

1967

  • We acquired this object.

1969

  • Work on this object ended.

2007

2013

2022

  • You found it!

Necklace (South Africa)

This is a necklace. It is dated 1960s and we acquired it in 1967. Its medium is glass beads, cotton string. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Mrs. M.R. Ford. It is credited Gift of Mrs. M.R. Ford.

  • Dieg Bou Diar 1 Necklace
  • steel, lamp-blown glass, silver, thread, magnet (closure).
  • Promised gift to the Susan Grant Lewin Collection, Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian....
  • 7067.47.2016

Its dimensions are

H x W: 9.5 x 91.4 cm (3 3/4 x 36 in.)

Cite this object as

Necklace (South Africa); glass beads, cotton string; H x W: 9.5 x 91.4 cm (3 3/4 x 36 in.); Gift of Mrs. M.R. Ford; 1967-21-1-j

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