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1993

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1996

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The Middle Passage - African Holocaust Brooch, 1993–96

This is a brooch. It was designed by Phyllis Bowdwin and manufactured by Who Deserves It More Than You?. It is dated 1993–96 and we acquired it in 1997. Its medium is silver. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

It is credited Museum purchase from Monet Jewelry Fund.

Its dimensions are

Overall: 10.1 x 5.5 x 1 cm (4 x 2 3/16 x 3/8 in.)

Cite this object as

The Middle Passage - African Holocaust Brooch, 1993–96; Designed by Phyllis Bowdwin (American, b. 1941); USA; silver; Overall: 10.1 x 5.5 x 1 cm (4 x 2 3/16 x 3/8 in.); Museum purchase from Monet Jewelry Fund; 1997-3-2

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