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Edward Colonna

Buckle, ca. 1900

Gold, opal, pearls, garnets
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
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Made for Samuel Bing's display at the 1900 Paris World's Fair, this buckle features the …

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Made for Samuel Bing's display at the 1900 Paris World's Fair, this buckle features the sinous flow associated with rococo style. Its form is much like the back of a John Henry Belter chair (in upstairs gallery), made in about 1850.

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Made for Samuel Bing's display at the 1900 Paris World's Fair, this buckle features the …

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Made for Samuel Bing's display at the 1900 Paris World's Fair, this buckle features the sinous flow associated with rococo style. Its form is much like the back of a John Henry Belter chair (in upstairs gallery), made in about 1850.

Link to the Smithsonian Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum object page

Medium
Design/Decorative Art
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Image provided by the Smithsonian Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum

Edward Colonna

Buckle, ca. 1900

Gold, opal, pearls, garnets
Permanent collection
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