Dog Collar Necklace
Date: c. 1905
Medium: Silver, set with lapis lazuli and gold
Dimensions: 1 1/2 × 13 5/8 × 1/4 in. (3.8 × 34.6 × 0.6 cm)
Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. H. W. Janson, 1976
Object Number: 1976-39
About: This "dog-collar" necklace is an early example of Viennese art nouveau. The form was in vogue from 1885-1905. A design like this would soon be created by machine, but such pieces were carefully hand-crafted at this time.
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