Pop bead necklace

Collection Type

  • Jewelry

Date

1950-1960

GUSN

GUSN-101588

Description

This necklace is composed of cylindrical faceted clear plastic Pop beads, also called "Pop-it" beads, that connect by fitting a molded ball on one bead into a matching socket on the next bead in the sequence.

Details

Descriptive Terms

necklaces
plastic by property: thermoplastic or thermoset
Necklace

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

1039

Related Items

Title Pop bead necklace Accession Number 1993.63

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

United States

Object Type

Adornment

Dimensions

1/2 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Family of Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1993.64

Reference Notes

For more information of Pop-It beads see DiNoto, Andrea, "Art Plastic: Designed for Living," (1994): 62-63.

Places

United States