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1935

  • Work on this object began.

1955

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1990

  • We acquired this object.

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Brooch (USA), ca. 1945

This is a brooch. It was made by Frank Rebajes. It is dated ca. 1945 and we acquired it in 1990. Its medium is copper. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Mr. and Mrs. Eitel Groeschke. It is credited Gift of Eitel and Frances Groeschke in memory of Pauline and Frank Rebajes.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 8 x 4.6 x 1.1 cm (3 1/8 x 1 13/16 x 7/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Brooch (USA), ca. 1945; Made by Frank Rebajes (American, b. Dominican Republic, 1907 - 1990); copper; H x W x D: 8 x 4.6 x 1.1 cm (3 1/8 x 1 13/16 x 7/16 in.); Gift of Eitel and Frances Groeschke in memory of Pauline and Frank Rebajes; 1990-108-8

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