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Created by:
Art Smith, American, 1917 - 1982  Search this
Medium:
copper and brass (alloy)
Dimensions:
2 5/8 × 2 5/8 × 4 in. (6.7 × 6.7 × 10.2 cm)
Type:
bracelets (jewelry)
Place made:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1948
Description:
A copper and brass "Modern Cuff" bracelet by Art Smith.The bracelet consists of curved pieces of copper with six (6) brass cylindrical pieces that wrap around and interlock to the pieces of copper. A small inscription reading: [Art Smith] is on inside copper portion of the bracelet.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Art  Search this
Craftsmanship  Search this
Design  Search this
Fashion  Search this
Ornamentation  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2014.322
Restrictions & Rights:
© Estate of Art Smith
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Decorative Arts, Craft, and Design
Exhibition:
Cultural Expressions
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.322