Deutsche Museum

 
Deutsche Museum
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  • Title :     Deutsche Museum
  • Artist:     Unknown, Designer
  • Accession:     XX1989.255 a,b
  • Country:     Germany
  • Date:     circa 1921
  • Dimensions:     Inches 20-1/8 12-3/4 2 Dimensions, overall Inches 14-1/2 12-3/4 2 Dimensions, round plaque (a) Inches 4-1/2 7-3/4 Dimensions, rectangular plaque (b), Centimeters 51.1 32.4 5.1 Dimensions, overall Centimeters 36.8 32.4 5.1 Dimensions, round plaque (a) Centimeters 11.4 19.7 Dimensions, rectangular plaque (b)
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Decorative Arts and Furniture
  • Subject:     Metal/Metal Design , Animals , Museums/Libraries , Birds
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     XX1989.255 A,B.JPG
  • Tags:     Decorative Arts and Furniture
Description:
Circular metal plaque with rope at top for hanging and rectangular plaque with inscription at bottom attached by metal hardware; round plaque has raised relief image of an owl with outstretched arms perched on a wheel-like structure and surrounded by a stylized floral and leaf rim. a: round plaque, b: rectangular plaque