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1909

  • Work on this object began.

1919

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2017

2018

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Bandeau, 1909–19

This is a bandeau. It was produced by Tiffany and Co., New York.

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

It is dated 1909–19. Its medium is diamonds, platinum.

Tiffany & Co. continued to appeal to a traditional market while introducing new fashions such as the bandeau, an update on the tiara and best worn with bobbed hair.

It is credited Lent by Tiffany and Company, Archives, A2012.51.

  • Bracelet, 1925–30
  • platinum, diamonds, sapphires.
  • Lent by Tiffany and Company, Archives, A2004.17.
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  • Sautoir, ca. 1926
  • platinum, pearls, diamonds.
  • Lent by Tiffany and Company, Archives, A2010.08.
  • 62.2016.2
  • Jabot Pin, 1925–30
  • diamonds, platinum, rock crystal (quartz), chalcedony (onyx).
  • Lent by Tiffany and Company, Archives, A1999.28.
  • 62.2016.4

Our curators have highlighted 2 objects that are related to this one.

  • Bandeau, 1924
  • diamonds, platinum, natural pearl.
  • Lent by Cartier Collection, Inv. HO 28 A24.
  • 86.2016.1
  • Hat, mid-1920s
  • silk, fur, rhinestone, felt, satin.
  • Lent by Museum of the City of New York.Gift of Miss Mildred Sawyer, 1932,....
  • 76.2016.8

Its dimensions are

L x W x D: 1.3 × 14 × 13.5 cm (1/2 × 5 1/2 × 5 5/16 in.)

It has the following markings

"Tiffany & Co."

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

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