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Creator Name: Moty, Eleanor
Creator Nationality: American
Creator Role: Artist
Creator Dates/Places: born 1945
Gender: F
Creator Name-CRT: Eleanor Moty
Title: Folded Brooch
Title Type: Title
View: Full View
Creation Start Date: 1990
Creation End Date: 1990
Creation Date: 1990
Object Type: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects
Materials and Techniques: constructed, scored, folded, and soldered sterling silver, 22k gold, and limonated topaz
Dimensions: 5 5/8 x 2 x 3/4 in. (14.3 x 5.2 x 2.0 cm.)
Inscriptions: back engraved: Moty '90 ?
Inscriptions: back engraved: Sterling/22k
Description: half-moon shape intended to be worn vertically/upper part has triangular shape folded over it/shape has vertical incisions and gold designs/clear square gem set on triangle's left edge has brown lines
AMICA Contributor: Smithsonian American Art Museum
Owner Location: Washington, DC, USA
ID Number: 1996.21
Credit Line: Gift of Karen Johnson Boyd in honor of Michael W. Monroe for his years of dedication to the Renwick Gallery
Copyright: Copyright Smithsonian American Art Museum
AMICA ID: SAAM.1996.21
Component Measured: object
Measurement Dimension: height
Measurement Value: 14.30
Measurement Unit: cm
Measurement Dimension: width
Measurement Value: 5.20
Measurement Dimension: depth
Measurement Value: 2.00
AMICA Library Year: 2003
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