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1960

  • Work on this object began.

1969

  • Work on this object ended.

1997

  • We acquired this object.

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Brooch (USA), 1960s

This is a brooch. It was designed by Carol Summers. It is dated 1960s and we acquired it in 1997. Its medium is silver, copper. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Elaine Lustig Cohen. It is credited Gift of Elaine Lustig Cohen.

Our curators have highlighted 1 object that are related to this one.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 11.8 x 10.5 cm (4 5/8 x 4 1/8 in.)

It has the following markings

On reverse, signed in script: Carol Summers / 10/50

Cite this object as

Brooch (USA), 1960s; Designed by Carol Summers (American, b. 1925); silver, copper; H x W: 11.8 x 10.5 cm (4 5/8 x 4 1/8 in.); Gift of Elaine Lustig Cohen; 1997-59-1

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