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Curtain rods from Muse Bar, the home bar of Isaiah Muse

Catalog Data

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Used by:
Isaiah Muse, American, 1919 - 2012  Search this
Medium:
metal
Dimensions:
L x W (2011.101.5.3a: Curtain rod): 27 5/8 x 7/16 in. (70.2 x 1.1 cm)
L x W (2011.101.5.3b: Curtain rod): 27 3/16 × 3/8 in. (69.1 × 1 cm)
L x W (2011.101.5.3c: Curtain rod): 27 3/16 × 3/8 in. (69.1 × 1 cm)
Type:
cocktail lounges
curtains
Place used:
South Shore, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1970s
Description:
Three (3) curtain rods with metal end caps corresponding to curtains in 2011.101.5.1a-h and 2011.101.5.2ab. The rods are brass and are tipped with metal end caps. On one side, all three (3) end caps are in place. On the other end, two (2) end caps are missing, on .b and .c.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Black interiors  Search this
Domestic life  Search this
Nightlife  Search this
Segregation  Search this
Social life and customs  Search this
Urban life  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Cassandra Fay Smith
Object number:
2011.101.5.3abc
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Tools and Equipment-Domestic
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd54e1ff39d-41ba-4317-bc0b-861c1a7f6d22
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.101.5.3abc