Vision Award, presented to Ella Fitzgerald

Description:

This award was presented to Ella Fitzgerald by the Eye Research Institute at Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts in 1989. It is a glass plate with a stylized Egyptian eye mounted on a glass base. The base is etched:

ELLA FITZGERALD
WOMAN OF VISION AWARD
presented by
EYE RESEARCH INSTITUTE
MAY 24, 1989

Presentation Date: 1989

Presenter: Schepens Eye Research InstituteRecipient: Fitzgerald, Ella

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: Massachusetts, Cambridge

Subject: Awards and Prizes

Subject:

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Credit Line: Fitzgerald 1989 Trust (through Richard D. Rosman)

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1996.0342.072Accession Number: 1996.0342Catalog Number: 1996.0342.072

Object Name: award

Physical Description: glass (overall material)Measurements: overall: 10 1/2 in x 6 in x 5 15/16 in; 26.67 cm x 15.24 cm x 15.08125 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-080b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1190837

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