Brooch

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Object Name: 
Brooch
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
91.4.16
Dimensions: 
L: 10 cm, W: 4.9 cm, Th: 4.2 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
1990
Credit Line: 
Gift of Ron Longsdorf
Primary Description: 
Opaque black plastic backing, opaque white adherent, natural tint of transparent non-lead glass, green beach pebbles (glass); cut out plastic backing, Form Core sub-structure, sheet glass fragments adhered individually. Raised ovoid shape, with slightly irregular edge backed with flat cut-out of black plastic; shaped plastic sub-structure tapering to pointed ends, entire surface of sub-structure covered with mosaic of broken colorless glass set in white adherent, central cross pattern of green beach pebbles; two brass pins with caps on backing; inscribed in block letters on back: "R. Ebendorf 1990".
Department: 
Provenance: 
Ebendorf, Robert W. ((b. 1938)), Source
1991-03-12
Longsdorf, Ron, Source
1991-03-12
Category: 
Title Unknown (Kurland/Summers Gallery)
Venue(s)
Kurland/Summers Gallery 1991-01 through 1991-01
Body Art
Venue(s)
Security Pacific Gallery 1990-09-08 through 1990-10-21