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1928

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2017

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Chain (USA), 1840–60

This is a chain. It is dated 1840–60 and we acquired it in 1928. Its medium is hair. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Mrs. Gustav E. Kissel. It is credited Gift of Mrs. Gustav E. Kissel.

Its dimensions are

Overall approx: 122 x 0.5 cm (48 1/16 x 3/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Chain (USA), 1840–60; hair; Overall approx: 122 x 0.5 cm (48 1/16 x 3/16 in.); Gift of Mrs. Gustav E. Kissel; 1928-5-17

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<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=https://collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18316457/ |title=Chain (USA), 1840–60 |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=28 May 2017 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>

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