Woman's necklace

Pierre Cardin1971

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

This necklace consists of a flat metal neckband from which hangs five flat metal pieces graduated in size and connected by links. The smallest top panel and the largest bottom panel are decorated with a bezel set clear acrylic half sphere.

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  • Title: Woman's necklace
  • Creator: Pierre Cardin
  • Creator Birth Date: 1922
  • Date Created: 1971
  • Location Created: Paris, France
  • Physical Dimensions: Height x width x depth: 36 x 12.3 x 3 cm (14 3/16 x 4 13/16 x 1 3/16 in.)
  • Provenance: 1971, purchased by Karen Rotenberg, Boston, in Paris; gift of Rotenberg and her husband Michael to the MFA (Accession date: April 14, 2010)
  • Type: Necklace
  • Rights: Gift of Karen and Michael Rotenberg. Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. All Rights Reserved.
  • Medium: Chrome and acrylic