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1973

  • Work on this object began.

1979

  • We acquired this object.

1983

  • Work on this object ended.

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Leaves Necklace, ca. 1978

This is a Necklace. It was designed by Mary McFadden. It is dated ca. 1978 and we acquired it in 1979. Its medium is gilt metal, silk. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

  • Weiss Brooch, 2009
  • porcelain, leather, silver, thread.
  • The Susan Grant Lewin Collection, Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum.
  • 2016-34-21

Our curators have highlighted 1 object that are related to this one.

  • Brooch, ca. 1995
  • cast bronze.
  • The Susan Grant Lewin Collection, Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum.
  • 2016-34-46

Its dimensions are

Overall approx: 47 x 27 cm (18 1/2 x 10 5/8 in.)

Cite this object as

Leaves Necklace, ca. 1978; Designed by Mary McFadden (b. 1938); USA; gilt metal, silk; Overall approx: 47 x 27 cm (18 1/2 x 10 5/8 in.); 1979-2-1

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