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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:
rhinestone beads and metal
Dimensions:
H x W x D (a): 1 1/16 × 1 1/16 × 3/4 in. (2.7 × 2.7 × 1.9 cm)
H x W x D (b): 1 1/16 × 1 1/16 × 3/4 in. (2.7 × 2.7 × 1.9 cm)
Type:
ear clips
Place collected:
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1941-1994
Description:
Pair of round earrings faced with pink multi-sided rhinestone beads sewn to a punctured metal form in a circular pattern. The earrings have a clip-on lever back with the word "VOGUE" engraved into the lever.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Beauty culture  Search this
Black Enterprise  Search this
Business  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Fashion  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Donna Limerick
Object number:
2016.48.49.2ab
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Mae's Millinery Shop Collection
Classification:
Adornment
Exhibition:
Power of Place
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Community/Third Floor, 3 051
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd53520369a-0663-4c61-9cc4-9c57f92cc32b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.48.49.2ab