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Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum  Search this
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Published Date:
Sun, 18 Mar 2018 13:00:37 +0000
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Object of the Day
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colorful
found object
humble
jewelry
plastic
recycle
reliquaries
toy
women designers
Women's History Month
wood
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<img width="640" height="909" src="https://www.cooperhewitt.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/2016-42-1-700x994.jpg" class="attachment-large size-large wp-post-image" alt="Necklace with pendant suspended from four coiled plastic loops on clear acrylic tube strung with black hemp cord knotted with four red plastic pony beads. Pendant: clear vinyl pouch stitched with red thread to form four sections,each holding a found object: a die-stamped tin toy car; a wooden domino tile; a wooden nickel; and a small wooden disk showing the Coca-Cola logo. Please scroll down to read the blog post about this object." style="display: block; margin-bottom: 5px; clear:both;max-width: 100%;" srcset="https://uh8yh30l48rpize52xh0q1o6i-wpengine.netdna-ssl.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/2016-42-1-700x994.jpg 700w, https://uh8yh30l48rpize52xh0q1o6i-wpengine.netdna-ssl.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/2016-42-1-211x300.jpg 211w, https://uh8yh30l48rpize52xh0q1o6i-wpengine.netdna-ssl.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/2016-42-1-165x235.jpg 165w, https://uh8yh30l48rpize52xh0q1o6i-wpengine.netdna-ssl.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/2016-42-1.jpg 721w" sizes="(max-width: 640px) 100vw, 640px" data-attachment-id="28981" data-permalink="https://www.cooperhewitt.org/2018/03/18/preserving-the-precious/2016-42-1/" data-orig-file="https://www.cooperhewitt.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/2016-42-1.jpg" data-orig-size="721,1024" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{&quot;aperture&quot;:&quot;0&quot;,&quot;credit&quot;:&quot;&quot;,&quot;camera&quot;:&quot;&quot;,&quot;caption&quot;:&quot;&quot;,&quot;created_timestamp&quot;:&quot;0&quot;,&quot;copyright&quot;:&quot;&quot;,&quot;focal_length&quot;:&quot;0&quot;,&quot;iso&quot;:&quot;0&quot;,&quot;shutter_speed&quot;:&quot;0&quot;,&quot;title&quot;:&quot;&quot;,&quot;orientation&quot;:&quot;0&quot;}" data-image-title="2016-42-1" data-image-description="" data-medium-file="https://www.cooperhewitt.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/2016-42-1-211x300.jpg" data-large-file="https://www.cooperhewitt.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/2016-42-1-700x994.jpg" />In celebration of Women’s History Month, March Object of the Day posts highlight women designers in the collection. This necklace was made by Ramona Solberg in the early 1970s. It was in her private collection, and until her death she was its only owner. The pendant is a simple interpretation of reliquary jewelry which usually...
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