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    Collection Objects
    American Decorative Arts
    Designer: Walter Von Nessen, American, born Germany, 1889–1943
    Manufacturer: Nessen Studio, Incorporated, American, founded 1927
    Date: 
    ca. 1928
    Medium: 

    Brushed chromium over brass, iron

    Accession Number: 
    1982.5
    Culture: 
    American
    Period: 
    20th century
    Classification: 
    Lighting Devices
    Status: 
    On view
    Collection Objects
    American Decorative Arts
    Maker and Designer: Russel Wright, American, 1904–1976
    Date: 
    ca. 1933
    Medium: 

    Aluminum with rattan

    Accession Number: 
    1984.22.1
    Culture: 
    American
    Period: 
    20th century
    Classification: 
    Containers - Metals
    Status: 
    On view
    Collection Objects
    American Decorative Arts
    Designer, attributed to: Donald Deskey, American, 1894–1989
    Maker, probably by: Deskey-Vollmer, Inc., American, 1927–1931
    Date: 
    1929
    Medium: 

    Aluminum

    Accession Number: 
    1984.22.2
    Culture: 
    American
    Period: 
    20th century
    Classification: 
    Containers - Metals
    Status: 
    On view
    Collection Objects
    American Decorative Arts
    Designer: Donald Deskey, American, 1894–1989
    Maker, workshop of Probably: Schmieg, Hungate and Kotzian, Inc., American, 1924–1933
    Maker: Eagle Lock Co.
    Retailer: Deskey-Vollmer, Inc., American, 1927–1931
    Date: 
    1929
    Medium: 

    Ebony, probably Macassar ebony, veneer on a core of yellow poplar; one drawer front core wood, chestnut; runner on small curved drawer, ash; drawer bottoms, plywood faced with mahogany on inside and yellow poplar on outside; other elements, mahogany

    Accession Number: 
    1984.23.2
    Culture: 
    American
    Period: 
    20th century
    Classification: 
    Furniture
    Status: 
    On view
    Collection Objects
    American Decorative Arts
    Maker: Lester Howard Vaughan, American, 1889–1961
    Date: 
    ca. 1930
    Medium: 

    Pewter

    Accession Number: 
    1984.35
    Culture: 
    American
    Period: 
    20th century
    Classification: 
    Containers - Metals
    Status: 
    On view
    Collection Objects
    American Decorative Arts
    Designer: Ilonka Karasz, American, born Hungary, 1896–1981
    Manufacturer: Paye and Baker Manufacturing Company, American, 1901–1935
    Date: 
    1928
    Medium: 

    Electroplated nickel silver and bakelite with brass

    Accession Number: 
    1985.9.1.1-.5
    Culture: 
    American
    Period: 
    20th century
    Classification: 
    Containers - Metals
    Status: 
    On view
    Collection Objects
    American Decorative Arts
    Designer: Norman Bel Geddes, American, 1893–1958
    Manufacturer: Revere Copper and Brass Incorporated, American, founded 1801
    Date: 
    Designed 1934; introduced 1935
    Medium: 

    Chromium-plated brass

    Accession Number: 
    1982.31A-J
    Culture: 
    American
    Period: 
    20th century
    Classification: 
    Containers - Metals
    Status: 
    On view
    Collection Objects
    American Decorative Arts
    Designer: Robert H. Ramp, American, 1920–2012
    Manufacturer: Reed and Barton, American, founded 1840
    Date: 
    1950
    Medium: 

    Electroplated nickel silver

    Accession Number: 
    1985.22.1a-b
    Culture: 
    American
    Period: 
    20th century
    Classification: 
    Lighting Devices
    Status: 
    On view
    Collection Objects
    American Decorative Arts
    Designer: Ralph Thomas Walker, American, 1889–1973
    Designer: Charles David Graff, American, 1868–1931
    Maker: Graff, Washbourne and Dunn, American, 1899–1961
    Date: 
    1929
    Medium: 

    Sterling silver

    Accession Number: 
    1985.23.1.1-14
    Culture: 
    American
    Period: 
    20th century
    Classification: 
    Containers - Metals
    Status: 
    On view*
    Collection Objects
    American Decorative Arts
    Designer: Charles Sumner Greene, American, 1868–1957
    Designer: Henry Mather Greene, American, 1870–1954
    Maker: Peter and John Hall Shop
    Date: 
    1907
    Medium: 

    Mahogany, ebony, oak, silver, copper, abalone shell inlay, leather upholstery

    Accession Number: 
    1982.124
    Culture: 
    American
    Period: 
    20th century
    Classification: 
    Furniture
    Status: 
    On view

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