Necklace

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Object Name: 
Necklace
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
90.6.8
Dimensions: 
Overall L: 59.2 cm, Diam: 24.5 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1990
Primary Description: 
Colorless glass, black handmade paper, stainless steel wire, silver wire catch; flameworked and blown glass tubing, sandblasted; tube of paper threaded through glass, assembled with wire. Necklace comprised of six large, slightly flattened and irregular glass bubbles sandblasted to produce matte surface; bubbles threaded with folded tube of black handmade paper that is puffed out to form a crumbled bubble separating glass beads; paper tube is extended and wrapped to form a skirt over both ends of hook and eye clasp; unsigned.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Minson, James ((b. 1962)), Source
1990-04-16
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