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1940

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1993

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Brooch (USA), 20th century

This is a brooch. It was designed by Lily Ascher. It is dated 20th century and we acquired it in 1993. Its medium is resin, copper, metal. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

It is credited Gift of Armand G. Winfield.

  • Ring, 1995
  • gold with applied resin.
  • The Susan Grant Lewin Collection, Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum.
  • 2016-34-2

Its dimensions are

Overall: 10 x 5.8 x 0.8 cm (3 15/16 x 2 5/16 x 5/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Brooch (USA), 20th century; Designed by Lily Ascher (American, b. 1923); resin, copper, metal; Overall: 10 x 5.8 x 0.8 cm (3 15/16 x 2 5/16 x 5/16 in.); Gift of Armand G. Winfield; 1993-76-3

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