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Conch shell Brooch, c. 1940s-1950s

This is a Brooch. It was designed by Francisco Rebajes. It is dated c. 1940s-1950s and we acquired it in 2017. Its medium is hammered sterling silver. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Linda Lichtenberg Kaplan. It is credited Gift of Linda Lichtenberg Kaplan.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 7 × 5.1 cm (2 3/4 in. × 2 in.)

It is signed


Cite this object as

Conch shell Brooch, c. 1940s-1950s; Designed by Francisco Rebajes (American, b. Dominican Republic, 1907 - 1990); hammered sterling silver; H x W: 7 × 5.1 cm (2 3/4 in. × 2 in.); Gift of Linda Lichtenberg Kaplan; 2017-59-7

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