Steven and William Ladd, ‘Netting Necklace and Box’, 2007, Mingei International Museum
Steven and William Ladd, ‘Netting Necklace and Box’, 2007, Mingei International Museum

5 bead diamond glass Delica bead netting necklace with peyote stitch tubes and SW clasp. Two finishes of bronze beads. Brown Ultrasuede box with brown silk charmeuse interior. 4 scrolls mounted inside in a cluster. Green found wool, white Feld wool tuxedo, green silk from bead hang bags and tent, camel cashmere from pants. Natural hemp thread exterior scar stitch.

Necklace dimensions: 36 1/2 x 3/8 x 3/8 inches.

Function and Fantasy: Steven and William Ladd. Mingei International Museum, San Diego, California. 2014. Curator Christine Knoke.

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