Necklace

  • Robert Ebendorf, Necklace, 1972, sterling silver, 14k gold, ivory, bone, copper, amber, and ebony, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Renwick Acquisitions Fund, 1984.53

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This necklace demonstrates Robert Ebendorf’s ability to make each of his materials look beautiful. The artist has used his materials, both precious and ordinary, to create a necklace with the appearance of a talisman.

Title
Necklace
Artist
Date
1972
On View
Dimensions
length 32 5/8 x 2 1/8 in. (82.9 x 5.4 cm) diam.
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Museum purchase through the Renwick Acquisitions Fund

Mediums
Mediums Description
sterling silver, 14k gold, ivory, bone, copper, amber, and ebony
Classifications
Object Number
1984.53
Palette
Linked Open Data
Linked Open Data URI

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