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Bracelet 2.19.88

February 19, 1988
Richard H. Reinhardt (American, 1921–1998)


Object Place: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 5.1 x 8.6cm (2 x 3 3/8in.) Other (Overall): 6.4cm (2 1/2in.)

Accession Number

1998.99

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Jewelry

Classifications

Bracelets and armlets

Broad silver cuff of an elliptical C-form. Composition consists of two convex bands that are joined by varying widths of silver straps that arc and intersect across the exterior. Terminals of cuff are finished with flat, shaped devices that follow the contour of the bracelet and protect the wearer. Concave exterior regions patinated with liver of sulphur for contrast.

Markings

"REINHARDT HANDWROUGHT STERLING (c) s [pellet] 19 [pellet] 88" incuse inside bracelet in sans-serif lettering. (from card)

Provenance

Purchased from the artist in 1998.

Credit Line

Gift of the alumni of The University of the Arts