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Rhinestone necklace with floral elements from Mae's Millinery Shop

Catalog Data

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 and rhinestones
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 3 x 16 7/8 x 3/16 in. (7.6 x 42.9 x 0.5 cm)
Type:
necklaces
Place collected:
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1941-1994
Description:
Rhinestone necklace with floral elements from Mae's Millinery Shop. The necklace is made from a single strand of clear rhinestones, with a three-petal rhinestone flower at each end. It does not have a closure method, but hangs from the neck with the flower elements at the front.
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:
2016.48.50.1
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
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd55b758ffa-6a75-41d3-baf2-f98e9f3bd9de
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.48.50.1