Raspberry Suite (necklace)

  • Gallen Benson, Raspberry Suite (necklace), 2000, gold, diamond, enamel, garnet, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the artist in memory of Carl and Kathryn Benson, gift of Cynthia and James Stoll, and gift of Tom Gordon in loving memory of Sewell S. Gordon, 2003.74.1

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Gallen Benson often creates "suites" of jewelry composed of a necklace and earrings. Although this suite has an antique, Victorian quality, the raspberry subject matter adds a whimsical twist.

Title
Raspberry Suite (necklace)
Artists
Date
2000
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
length: 18 3/8 in. (46.6 cm)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of the artist in memory of Carl and Kathryn Benson, gift of Cynthia and James Stoll, and gift of Tom Gordon in loving memory of Sewell S. Gordon

Mediums
Classifications
Keywords
  • Object – fruit – raspberry
Object Number
2003.74.1
Palette
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