Dec 3, 2019
Dec 3, 2019

Chord for a Pendant Brooch

Chord for a Pendant Brooch


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John Paul Miller

(American, 1918-2013)

Silk and gold

Chord: 41 cm (16 1/8 in.)

Gift from the Ruth and Sherman Lee Collection 2010.464.b



Commissioned by former Cleveland Museum of Art director Sherman Lee (1918–2008) as a gift for his wife, this brooch incorporates an ancient Assyria hardstone seal that Lee brought back from his travels.

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