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Brooch (USA), 1980

This is a Brooch. It was made by Robert Ebendorf. It is dated 1980 and we acquired it in 1980. Its medium is copper, silver, bronze, brass, 14k gold. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

It is credited Museum purchase from Monet Jewelry Fund.

  • Coldstar Necklace, 2012
  • silver, molded plastic, lacquer.
  • Promised gift to the Susan Grant Lewin Collection, Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian....
  • 7067.14.2016

Its dimensions are

Overall: 5.5 x 5.2 x 0.5 cm (2 3/16 x 2 1/16 x 3/16 in.)

It has the following markings

On applied oval metal plaque on reverse, stamped: "R. Ebendorf" [in script]

Cite this object as

Brooch (USA), 1980; Made by Robert Ebendorf ; copper, silver, bronze, brass, 14k gold; Overall: 5.5 x 5.2 x 0.5 cm (2 3/16 x 2 1/16 x 3/16 in.); Museum purchase from Monet Jewelry Fund; 1980-75-6

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