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Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Owned by:
Lilian Johnson Elliott, American  Search this
Attributed to:
Elliott Department Store, American  Search this
Medium:
metal, rhinestone, vitreous enamel
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 7/8 x 1 5/8 x 3/8 in. (2.2 x 4.1 x .95 cm.)
Type:
brooches
Place used:
Muskogee, Muskogee County, Oklahoma, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1920s
Description:
Trapezoidal Art Deco brooch with a pale gold and ebony enamel design featuring prominent clusters of rhinestones. Curved and straight lines lead to a square ebony-colored center. The brooch front has a smooth, lacquered finish.
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
American West  Search this
Beauty culture  Search this
Business  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Communities  Search this
Families  Search this
Fashion  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Willis and Julia Elliott Family
Object number:
2014.102
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Adornment
Exhibition:
Defending Freedom, Defining Freedom: The Era of Segregation, 1876-1968
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse 2, C 2053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd51771dd0f-68f9-4cb4-bb7a-01a9f99a49c2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.102