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Description
Clear, greenish-cast glass in the shape of a rock etched with two nudes on reverse, a man standing behind a seated woman. Signature etched along one rough edge "p(?)607 / 1215-65 / J. O. LAKE / EKEN[ÄS] SWEDEN". Three green felt pads adhered to underside.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
sculpture
date made
1953 - 1976
date used
1950s - 1970s
place made
Sweden
place used
United States: Florida, Miami Beach
Physical Description
glass (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 4 1/2 in x 5 1/4 in x 2 1/8 in; 11.43 cm x 13.335 cm x 5.3975 cm
ID Number
1996.0201.12
catalog number
1996.0201.12
accession number
1996.0201
Credit Line
Gift of Bettee-Aynn Amsterdam Thomas in honor of Ruth and Bernard Amsterdam
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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