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This is a plate. We acquired it in 1972. Its medium is enamel. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Dr. & Mrs. Lewis Balamuth.

  • Vanity Case, Garden Scene
  • carved jadeite, rose-cut and other diamonds, cabochon rubies, enamel,....
  • Lent by Private Collection.
  • 13.2016.55
  • Compact, Panther
  • black enamel, black onyx, carved emerald, baguette and other diamonds,....
  • Lent by Private Collection.
  • 13.2016.67
  • Vanity Case, Persian Scene
  • polychrome, blue, and black enamel, onyx, gold, mirrored plate glass.
  • Lent by Private Collection.
  • 13.2016.70

Its dimensions are

H x diam.: 2.6 x 20 cm (1 x 7 7/8 in.)

Cite this object as

Plate; enamel; H x diam.: 2.6 x 20 cm (1 x 7 7/8 in.); 1972-10-7

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