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1984

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1999

2015

2023

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Brooch (Germany)

This is a brooch. It was made by Georg Dobler. It is dated 1984 and we acquired it in 1999. Its medium is steel, acrylic lacquer. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Helen Drutt Gallery. It is credited Gift of Helen W. Drutt English in memory of Mark Dallas Butler.

  • Paper Porcelain Tea Cup, Prototype
  • slip cast, fired unglazed porcelain with added metal drill dust, applied....
  • Museum purchase from General Acquisitions Endowment Fund.
  • 2014-38-7

Its dimensions are

2.5H x 8W x 5.2L cm (1 x 3 1/8 x 2 1/16 in. )

Cite this object as

Brooch (Germany); Made by Georg Dobler (German, b. 1952); steel, acrylic lacquer; 2.5H x 8W x 5.2L cm (1 x 3 1/8 x 2 1/16 in. ); Gift of Helen W. Drutt English in memory of Mark Dallas Butler; 1999-55-2

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