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2014.137.1 (RS251009)

Description

Brooch depicting a menorah surmounted by doves of peace. Hinged pin clasp closure surmounted by a circular loop for a chain. Designed by Chaim Gross. Cast by I. Trin.

Details

Maker
Gross, Chaim (American sculptor, painter, and printmaker, 1904-1991) (Designer)
Date
ca. 1966
Inscriptions
"CHAIM GROSS" (stamped)
"MADE BY/ I.TRIN" (stamped)
Location of origin
United States
Material
metal
plating (metal coating)
Object type
Clothing; Clothing Accessories
Descriptive terms
Brooch
brooches
metal
Pin, Clothing
plating (metal coating)
Dimensions
2 1/8 x 1 x 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2014.137.1
Credit Line
Given in honor of Mimi Gross Grooms
GUSN
305007

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