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1987

  • Work on this object began.

2016

2017

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Brooch, 1987

This is a brooch. It was designed by Manfred Bischoff. It is dated 1987 and we acquired it in 2016. Its medium is gold, coral. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Susan Lewin. It is credited The Susan Grant Lewin Collection, Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 6.5 × 4.5 × 1.2 cm (2 9/16 × 1 3/4 × 1/2 in.)

It has the following markings

On reverse, 'MB 87' scratched onto surface, back distressed in recesses

Cite this object as

Brooch, 1987; Designed by Manfred Bischoff (German, 1947 - 2015); gold, coral; H x W x D: 6.5 × 4.5 × 1.2 cm (2 9/16 × 1 3/4 × 1/2 in.); The Susan Grant Lewin Collection, Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum; 2016-34-10

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