Meta Overbeck supervised the art jewelry department of Tiffany & Co. beginning in 1914. Strong color combinations or orange, blue, and green, typical of design in the 1920s, feature in this necklace and earrings set. A book of Meta Overbeck's drawings survives in the collection of The Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art.
It is credited
Neil Lane Collection.
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Its dimensions are
L (necklace, overall): 22.9 cm (9 in.) L x W (pendant): 7 × 3.8 cm (2 3/4 × 1 1/2 in.) L x W (earrings): 5.9 × 1.9 cm (2 5/16 × 3/4 in.)
It has the following markings
Necklace and earrings signed Tiffany & Co.
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition The Jazz Age: American Style in the 1920s.