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Subject of:
American Black Film Festival, American, founded 1997  Search this
Medium:
sterling silver
Dimensions:
H x W x D (Overall): 11 7/16 × 1 1/16 × 1/4 in. (29 × 2.7 × 0.6 cm)
H x W x D (2019.55.5a): 1 11/16 × 1 1/16 × 1/4 in. (4.3 × 2.7 × 0.6 cm)
L x W (2019.55.5b): 20 3/16 × 3/16 in. (51.2 × 0.5 cm)
Type:
necklaces
Place used:
Acapulco de Juárez, Guerrero, Mexico, Latin America, North and Central America
Place made:
Mexico, Latin America, North and Central America
Italy, Europe
Date:
2000
Description:
A sterling silver pendant (2019.55.5a) with chain (2019.55.5b) from the Acapulco Black Film Festival (ABFF) held in 2000.
2019.55.5a: The pendent is oval shaped and depicts a cutout of the ABFF logo. The ABFF logo resembles a stylized half rayed-sun with a half of an eye at the center and a film strip at the bottom. The year of the festival is printed in molded text on the film strip that reads [2000]. The back of the pendant is smooth with a single stamp that reads [[S]TERLI[NG]].
2019.55.5b: The chain is a twenty (20) inch, sterling silver, rope chain. Stamped on each end of the chain is the text [925/ ITALY and Az].
Topic:
African American  Search this
Film  Search this
Holidays and festivals  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Jeff and Nicole Friday
Object number:
2019.55.5ab
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Adornment
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd51a3fae61-b43c-4e0f-aebc-8856b614b787
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2019.55.5ab