See more objects with the color darkslategrey dimgrey darkolivegreen darkslategrey or see all the colors for this object.

Object Timeline

1955

  • Work on this object began.

1965

  • Work on this object ended.

1991

  • We acquired this object.

2013

2015

2021

  • You found it!

Abacus Necklace And Pendant, 1955–65

This is a Necklace and pendant. It was made by Elsa Freund. It is dated 1955–65 and we acquired it in 1991. Its medium is silver, ceramic, glass. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Mrs. Jane Hershey. It is credited Gift of Jane Hershey.

Its dimensions are

Overall: 19.5 x 11.4 x 0.8 cm (7 11/16 x 4 1/2 x 5/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Abacus Necklace And Pendant, 1955–65; Made by Elsa Freund (1912 - 2001); USA; silver, ceramic, glass; Overall: 19.5 x 11.4 x 0.8 cm (7 11/16 x 4 1/2 x 5/16 in.); Gift of Jane Hershey; 1991-39-1-a,b

There are restrictions for re-using this image. For more information, visit the Smithsonian’s Terms of Use page.

For higher resolution or commercial use contact ArtResource.

If you would like to cite this object in a Wikipedia article please use the following template:

<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=https://www-6.collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18636473/ |title=Abacus Necklace And Pendant, 1955–65 |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=15 June 2021 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>