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Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Owned by:
Mae Reeves, American, 1912 - 2016  Search this
Subject of:
Mae's Millinery Shop, American, 1941 - 1994  Search this
Medium:
metal
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 2 7/8 x 1 11/16 x 15/16 in. (7.3 x 4.3 x 2.4 cm)
Type:
brooches
Place collected:
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1941-1994
Description:
A metal pin shaped as a rose with stem and leaves. On the back is a pinback closure with a safety clasp.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Beauty culture  Search this
Black Enterprise  Search this
Business  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift from Mae Reeves and her children, Donna Limerick and William Mincey, Jr.
Object number:
2010.6.79
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Collection title:
Mae's Millinery Shop Collection
Classification:
Adornment
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5e77e4f14-1979-4105-a38e-c460b72ed245
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.6.79