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1980

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1990

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1996

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Necklace (Germany), ca. 1985

This is a Necklace. It was made by Victoria Wittek. It is dated ca. 1985 and we acquired it in 1996. Its medium is silver, gold. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

It is credited Museum purchase from Smithsonian Regents Collections Acquisition and Monet Funds.

  • Amulets, 2016
  • hand-spun, hand-woven brocaded cotton jamdani scraps, pieced and embroidered.
  • Courtesy of dosa inc..
  • 87.2015.7-1/42

Its dimensions are

Other (pendant): 9.5 x 3.2cm (3 3/4 x 1 1/4in.)

Cite this object as

Necklace (Germany), ca. 1985; Made by Victoria Wittek (b. 1948); silver, gold; Other (pendant): 9.5 x 3.2cm (3 3/4 x 1 1/4in.); Museum purchase from Smithsonian Regents Collections Acquisition and Monet Funds; 1996-107-2-a/c

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