Container with Wings

  • John Prip, Container with Wings, 1972, electroformed and fabricated silver and ivory, amber, and glass, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the James Renwick Alliance and museum purchase through the Smithsonian Institution Collections Acquisition Program, 1990.8.3B

Title
Container with Wings
Artist
Date
1972
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
4 5/8 x 4 5/8 x 1 1/2 in. (11.7 x 11.7 x 3.9 cm)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of the James Renwick Alliance and museum purchase through the Smithsonian Institution Collections Acquisition Program

Mediums
Mediums Description
electroformed and fabricated silver and ivory, amber, and glass
Classifications
Keywords
  • Abstract
  • Fantasy – winged being
Object Number
1990.8.3B
Palette
Linked Open Data
Linked Open Data URI

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