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American Decorative Arts
Designer: Bill Smith, born 1936
Maker: Joseph H. Meyer and Brother, founded 1911
Retailer: Richelieu

Belt

ca. 1965

Gold coated white metal; green, coral and red glass

36 in. (91.44 cm)
Gift of Katherine G. Eirk
1997.30.1
Geography: 
Made in Brooklyn, New York
Culture: 
French
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Jewelry
Provenance: 

The donor bought this belt in the late 1960s or early 1970s at Garfinckels department store on Woodward in Washington, D.C.

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions, January 1996–December 1997,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (1997–98): 143.

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