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Frame, 19th century

This is a Frame. It is dated 19th century and we acquired it in 1929. Its medium is cast and chased, patinated, and silvered brass and bronze with glass. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

It is credited Gift of Anonymous Donor.

  • Cameo
  • glass.
  • Gift of the French Institute.
  • 1949-72-20
  • Sidewall (France), ca. 1860
  • block printed on continuous paper.
  • Museum purchase from the Smithsonian Institution Collections Acquisition....
  • 1994-101-10

Our curators have highlighted 2 objects that are related to this one.

  • Floral Decoration Vase, 1937
  • porcelain, enamel, gilding.
  • The Henry and Ludmilla Shapiro Collection; Partial gift and partial purchase....
  • 1989-41-93

Its dimensions are

Frame H x W x D: 13.5 × 10.3 × 2 cm (5 5/16 × 4 1/16 × 13/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Frame, 19th century; cast and chased, patinated, and silvered brass and bronze with glass; Frame H x W x D: 13.5 × 10.3 × 2 cm (5 5/16 × 4 1/16 × 13/16 in.); Gift of Anonymous Donor; 1929-1-7-a,b

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Thom Browne Selects.

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