This object is currently on display in room 205 as part of Jewelry of Ideas: Gifts from the Susan Grant Lewin Collection. There are 3 other images of this object. See our image rights statement.

 

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2015

  • Work on this object began.

2016

2017

Found at...Made in... Necklace, 2015

This is a Necklace. It was designed by Rian de Jong. It is dated 2015 and we acquired it in 2016. Its medium is wood, beads, rope, polymer clay (porcelana fria). It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

Rian de Jong sails to exotic locations on her boat-studio and home, incorporating elements found during her travels. An accomplished jeweler, for this necklace de Jong used objects found in Chile during a South American voyage, as well as rope from her floating studio.

This object was donated by Susan Lewin. It is credited The Susan Grant Lewin Collection, Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum.

Our curators have highlighted 4 objects that are related to this one. Here are three of them, selected at random:

  • Necklace
  • shell.
  • Gift of the estate and in memory of Robert B. Noyes.
  • 1946-50-52

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 44 × 14 × 3.4 cm (17 5/16 × 5 1/2 × 1 5/16 in.)

It has the following markings

No marks

Cite this object as

Found at...Made in... Necklace, 2015; Designed by Rian de Jong (Dutch, b. 1951); wood, beads, rope, polymer clay (porcelana fria); H x W x D: 44 × 14 × 3.4 cm (17 5/16 × 5 1/2 × 1 5/16 in.); The Susan Grant Lewin Collection, Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum; 2016-34-18

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