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Brooch (USA), ca. 1953

This is a Brooch. It was designed by Irena Brynner. It is dated ca. 1953 and we acquired it in 1991. Its medium is gold, eucalyptus bark. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Irena Brynner. It is credited Gift of Irena Brynner.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 7.1 x 2.8 x 0.6 cm (2 13/16 x 1 1/8 x 1/4 in.)

Cite this object as

Brooch (USA), ca. 1953; Designed by Irena Brynner (American, b. Russia, 1917 - 2003); gold, eucalyptus bark; H x W x D: 7.1 x 2.8 x 0.6 cm (2 13/16 x 1 1/8 x 1/4 in.); Gift of Irena Brynner; 1991-165-6

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