Art/ Collection/ Art Object

朝珠
Court necklace

Date:
19th century
Culture:
China
Medium:
Glass, silk, metal wire
Dimensions:
L. 26 3/4 in. (67.9 cm); L. of pendant chain 16 1/4 in. (41.3 cm)
Classification:
Jewelry
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Mary S. Greer, 1964
Accession Number:
64.85.2
Not on view
Mary S. Greer , Haddam, CT (until 1964; donated to MMA)
Fitchburg Art Museum. "Costumes from the Forbidden City," May 15, 1989–August 31, 1989.

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