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1959

  • Work on this object began.

1989

  • We acquired this object.

2020

  • You found it!

Necklace (Denmark), 1959

This is a Necklace. It was manufactured by Royal Copenhagen Porcelain Manufactory and Georg Jensen Sølvsmedie. It is dated 1959 and we acquired it in 1989. Its medium is silver, quartz. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

  • Necklace, 2010
  • silver, white gold, jade, diamonds, knitted strand of agate beads.
  • Private Collection, New York.
  • 61.2015.1a,b
  • No. 203A Bangle Bracelet, 1968
  • silver, rutilated smoky quartz.
  • The Susan Grant Lewin Collection, Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum.
  • 2016-34-112

Its dimensions are

H x W x D (a: necklace): 15.2 x 14.7 x 3.5 cm (6 in. x 5 13/16 in. x 1 3/8 in.) H x W x D (b): 6.2 x 3.5 x 1.8 cm (2 7/16 x 1 3/8 x 11/16 in.) H x W x D (c): 7.3 x 2.9 x 1.2 cm (2 7/8 x 1 1/8 x 1/2 in.)

It has the following markings

on inner back of neckring "TORUN / (above) DENMARK/ Georg Jensen in oval punch/ 925S above "160"

Cite this object as

Necklace (Denmark), 1959; Manufactured by Royal Copenhagen Porcelain Manufactory (Denmark); silver, quartz; H x W x D (a: necklace): 15.2 x 14.7 x 3.5 cm (6 in. x 5 13/16 in. x 1 3/8 in.) H x W x D (b): 6.2 x 3.5 x 1.8 cm (2 7/16 x 1 3/8 x 11/16 in.) H x W x D (c): 7.3 x 2.9 x 1.2 cm (2 7/8 x 1 1/8 x 1/2 in.); 1989-106-1-a/c

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