Ring, ca. 1955
This is a Ring. It was designed by Claire Falkenstein. It is dated ca. 1955 and we acquired it in 2017. Its medium is folded sheet silver, bent silver wire. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.
This object was
It is credited
The Susan Grant Lewin Collection, Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum.
Its dimensions are
H x W x D: 2.4 × 4 × 4.8 cm (15/16 × 1 9/16 × 1 7/8 in.)
It has the following markings
Various marks including: incomplete STERLING on interior of band to the left and above partial maker's mark. F near edge of flattened wire of band, also partial FALKENSTEIN with FALKEN partially visible and STEIN clearly visible.
Cite this object as
Ring, ca. 1955; Designed by Claire Falkenstein (American, 1908 - 1997); folded sheet silver, bent silver wire; H x W x D: 2.4 × 4 × 4.8 cm (15/16 × 1 9/16 × 1 7/8 in.); The Susan Grant Lewin Collection, Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum; 2017-2-2
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Lewin Collection.