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American Decorative Arts
Photo credit: Yale University Art Gallery

Brooch

1940–46

Bakelite, urea formaldehyde, glass, and white metal

3 × 2 3/4 in. (7.62 × 6.985 cm)
Gift of Rhoda L. Berkowitz, LL.B. 1963, and Roger M. Berkowitz
2008.158.24
Geography: 
Made in United States
Status: 
On view
Culture: 
American
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Jewelry
Provenance: 

Rhoda L. Berkowitz, Pittsboro, N.C., by 2008

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions 2009,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2009): 131, 133, ill.

John Stuart Gordon et al., A Modern World: American Design from the Yale University Art Gallery, 1920–1950 (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2011), 382, no. 266.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.