Art Smith (American, born Cuba, 1917–1982). <em>"Bauble" Necklace</em>, ca. 1953. Silver, colorless quartz, 9 1/8 x 4 7/8 x 1/2 in. (23.2 x 12.4 x 1.3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Charles L. Russell, 2007.61.7. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 2007.61.7_PS2.jpg)

"Bauble" Necklace

Artist:Art Smith

Medium: Silver, colorless quartz

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1953

Dimensions: 9 1/8 x 4 7/8 x 1/2 in. (23.2 x 12.4 x 1.3 cm)



Accession Number: 2007.61.7

Image: 2007.61.7_PS2.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
An asymmetrical necklace of thin wire tightly coiled around a doubled thicker wire that curves around the neck, extends down the front, and terminates in a suspended glass spherical pendant wrapped in small silver rings joined by coiled wire. At the short end of the neckpiece is a small glass sphere.

Brooklyn Museum