See more objects with the color darkgrey darkolivegreen grey or see all the colors for this object.

Object Timeline


  • Work on this object began.


  • Work on this object ended.


  • We acquired this object.



  • You found it!

Brooch (USA)

This is a brooch. It was designed by David Keens and made by David Keens. It is dated 1977–83 and we acquired it in 1992. Its medium is metal, acrylic, plexiglass. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Ivy Ross. It is credited Gift of Ivy Ross.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 23.2 × 8.6 × 2.5 cm (9 1/8 in. × 3 3/8 in. × 1 in.)

Cite this object as

Brooch (USA); Designed by David Keens (1949); metal, acrylic, plexiglass; H x W x D: 23.2 × 8.6 × 2.5 cm (9 1/8 in. × 3 3/8 in. × 1 in.); Gift of Ivy Ross; 1992-194-6

There are restrictions for re-using this image. For more information, visit the Smithsonian’s Terms of Use page.

For higher resolution or commercial use contact ArtResource.

If you would like to cite this object in a Wikipedia article please use the following template:

<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url= |title=Brooch (USA) |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=4 July 2022 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>