Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Pendant

Designer:
Edward Everett Oakes (American, 1891–1960)
Date:
ca. 1923
Medium:
Gold, pearls, sapphires, silk
Dimensions:
H. 2, W. 3/4 in. (5.1 x 1.9 cm) (pendant only)
Classification:
Jewelry
Credit Line:
Purchase, Edward C. Moore Jr. Gift, 1923
Accession Number:
23.89
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 706
[Society of Arts and Crafts, Boston, 1923; sold to MMA]

New York. Cooper Union Museum for the Arts of Decoration. "Nineteenth Century Jewelry from the First Empire to the First World War," 1955, no. 330.

London. Goldsmiths' Hall. "International Exhibition of Modern Jewellery, 1890–1961," October 26–December 2, 1961.

Detroit Institute of Arts. "Arts and Crafts in Detroit 1906–1976: The Movement, the Society, the School," November 26, 1976–January 16, 1977, no. 57.

Charlotte Ball, ed. Who's Who in American Art. Vol. 3, For the Years 1940–1941. Washington, D.C., 1940, p. 477, calls it an ornamental tassel.

Sheila K. Tabakoff in Arts and Crafts in Detroit 1906–1976: The Movement, the Society, the School. Exh. cat., Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, 1976, p. 88, no. 57.



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