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1940

  • Work on this object began.

1945

  • Work on this object ended.

2006

  • We acquired this object.

2015

2020

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Brooch (USA), early 1940s

This is a Brooch. It was designed by Marion Weeber Welsh. It is dated early 1940s and we acquired it in 2006. Its medium is plastic. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was bequest of Marion Weeber Welsh. It is credited Bequest of Marion Weeber Welsh.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D (brooch): 6.3 x 6.6 x 1.8 cm (2 1/2 x 2 5/8 x 11/16 in.) H x W (display card): 8.9 x 7.5 cm (3 1/2 x 2 15/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Brooch (USA), early 1940s; Designed by Marion Weeber Welsh (1905–2000); plastic; H x W x D (brooch): 6.3 x 6.6 x 1.8 cm (2 1/2 x 2 5/8 x 11/16 in.) H x W (display card): 8.9 x 7.5 cm (3 1/2 x 2 15/16 in.); Bequest of Marion Weeber Welsh; 2006-2-17

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