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1920

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1929

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2017

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Bracelet, 1920s

This is a Bracelet.

This object is not part of the Cooper Hewitt's permanent collection. It was able to spend time at the museum on loan from Neil Lane Collection as part of The Jazz Age: American Style in the 1920s.

It is dated 1920s. Its medium is diamonds, platinum.

Brooches and bracelets that appealed to wealthy Americans often had large links studded rather than pavéed with diamonds. This bracelet was owned by American film actress Mae West.

It is credited Neil Lane Collection.

  • Compact, 1930
  • 14-karat gold, platinum, enamel, baguette-cut diamond (push-piece).
  • Lent by Cartier Collection, Inv. VC 75 A30.
  • 86.2016.7

Its dimensions are

4 1/2 x 21/2 x 2 in. (approx.)

It has the following markings

French platinum hallmarks

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition The Jazz Age: American Style in the 1920s.

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