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1946

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Brooch And Box (USA), ca. 1880

This is a Brooch and box. It is dated ca. 1880 and we acquired it in 1946. Its medium is (brooch) gold (box) red leather, blue velvet, white satin. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by R. Keith Kane. It is credited Gift of the estate and in memory of Robert B. Noyes.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D (a): 5 x 3.8 x 0.5 cm (1 15/16 x 1 1/2 x 3/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Brooch And Box (USA), ca. 1880; Previously owned by Mrs. Robert B. Noyes ; (brooch) gold (box) red leather, blue velvet, white satin; H x W x D (a): 5 x 3.8 x 0.5 cm (1 15/16 x 1 1/2 x 3/16 in.); Gift of the estate and in memory of Robert B. Noyes; 1946-50-37-a,b

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