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Object Timeline

1948

  • Work on this object began.

2017

  • We acquired this object.

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Necklace, ca. 1948

This is a Necklace. It was designed by Betty Cooke. It is dated ca. 1948 and we acquired it in 2017. Its medium is silver, brass. 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: 13.9 × 14 × 0.8 cm (5 1/2 × 5 1/2 × 5/16 in.)

It has the following markings

On underside near hinge, stamped with COOKE

Cite this object as

Necklace, ca. 1948; Designed by Betty Cooke (American, b. 1924); silver, brass; H x W x D: 13.9 × 14 × 0.8 cm (5 1/2 × 5 1/2 × 5/16 in.); The Susan Grant Lewin Collection, Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum; 2017-2-1

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