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Maker: Reinad Fifth Avenue, American, 1922–ca. 1955

Brooch

1942–50

Rhinestones and silver- and gold-colored plating on white metal

3 1/4 × 2 5/8 in. (8.3 × 6.7 cm)
Gift of Roy Rover
1999.48.1
Geography: 
Made in New York, New York, United States
Status: 
On view
Culture: 
American
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Jewelry
Provenance: 

Roy Rover, New York, by 1999

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions, 1999,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2000): 161.

Erin E. Eisenbarth, Baubles, Bangles, and Beads American Jewelry from Yale University, 1700-2005 (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2005), checklist, no. 43.

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), 185, no. 118.

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.