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2006

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2016

2017

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Hot Bed Brooch And Case, 2006

This is a Brooch and case. It was designed by Bruce Metcalf and Kiff Slemmons and made by Bruce Metcalf. It is dated 2006 and we acquired it in 2016. Its medium is silver, carved wood fragment, coral (brooch); handmade paper (box). 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 (Brooch): 11.2 × 6.4 × 2.5 cm (4 7/16 in. × 2 1/2 in. × 1 in.) H x W x D (Box opened): 7.5 × 32.6 × 22 cm (2 15/16 × 12 13/16 × 8 11/16 in.) H x W x D (Box closed): 6 × 16 × 20 cm (2 3/8 × 6 5/16 × 7 7/8 in.)

It has the following markings

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Cite this object as

Hot Bed Brooch And Case, 2006; Designed by Bruce Metcalf and Kiff Slemmons; silver, carved wood fragment, coral (brooch); handmade paper (box); H x W x D (Brooch): 11.2 × 6.4 × 2.5 cm (4 7/16 in. × 2 1/2 in. × 1 in.) H x W x D (Box opened): 7.5 × 32.6 × 22 cm (2 15/16 × 12 13/16 × 8 11/16 in.) H x W x D (Box closed): 6 × 16 × 20 cm (2 3/8 × 6 5/16 × 7 7/8 in.); The Susan Grant Lewin Collection, Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum; 2016-34-72-a,b

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