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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:
metal, plastic, and rhinestones
Dimensions:
H x W x D (ab): 7 3/16 × 1 × 1 in. (18.3 × 2.5 × 2.5 cm)
H x W x D (a): 7 1/8 × 1 × 1 in. (18.1 × 2.5 × 2.5 cm)
H x W x D (b): 3/8 × 1/8 × 1/8 in. (1 × 0.3 × 0.3 cm)
Type:
hatpins
Place collected:
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1941-1994
Description:
Metal hatpin (a) decorated with amber colored beads, rhinestones, and gold colored metal decorations. There is a small metal cap (b) covering the sharp end of the pin.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Beauty culture  Search this
Business  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:
2016.48.94.5ab
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/fd58303a408-f05a-4011-9bd0-18844bd09007
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.48.94.5ab