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Grey Heron Airplane Ring Object With Ring, 2006

This is a Object with Ring. It was designed by Felieke van der Leest. It is dated 2006 and we acquired it in 2016. Its medium is textile (viscose, polyester/polyamide), plastic heron, 14kt white gold, glass beads, marcasite. 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 (Overall): 5 × 13 × 7.5 cm (1 15/16 × 5 1/8 × 2 15/16 in.) H x W x D (Part a (Ring)): 5 × 7 × 6.5 cm (1 15/16 × 2 3/4 × 2 9/16 in.) H x W x D (Part b,c (Textile)): 2.7 × 13 × 7.5 cm (1 1/16 × 5 1/8 × 2 15/16 in.)

It has the following markings

on underside of heron, stitched in grey yarn "fl" in script

Cite this object as

Grey Heron Airplane Ring Object With Ring, 2006; Designed by Felieke van der Leest (Netherlands); textile (viscose, polyester/polyamide), plastic heron, 14kt white gold, glass beads, marcasite; H x W x D (Overall): 5 × 13 × 7.5 cm (1 15/16 × 5 1/8 × 2 15/16 in.) H x W x D (Part a (Ring)): 5 × 7 × 6.5 cm (1 15/16 × 2 3/4 × 2 9/16 in.) H x W x D (Part b,c (Textile)): 2.7 × 13 × 7.5 cm (1 1/16 × 5 1/8 × 2 15/16 in.); The Susan Grant Lewin Collection, Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum; 2016-34-113-a/c

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