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Rhinestone bracelet worn by Ophelia DeVore

Catalog Data

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Worn by:
Ophelia DeVore, American, 1922 - 2014  Search this
Medium:
rhinestones and metal
Dimensions:
H x W: 15/16 x 7 1/4 in. (2.4 x 18.4 cm)
Type:
bracelets (jewelry)
Date:
mid 20th century
Description:
Rhinestone bracelet worn by Ophelia DeVore. The bracelet consists of several small clear faceted rhinestones set into a silver metal setting with some larger rhinestone design elements. There are two (2) long continuous single strands of small rhinestones at each side of the bracelet. At each end is a solid grid of small rhinestones in five columns and three rows. In the interior section there are three (3) repeating elements consists of a diagonal line of small rhinestones with a large rhinestone at each side that is opened by the diagonal orientation. The bracelet closes with a claw clip.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Beauty culture  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Fashion  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Ophelia DeVore
Object number:
2011.25.2.3
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Adornment
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd55e043207-d3a5-4481-a858-0fc3ac278120
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.25.2.3