Gift Box Ring

  • Arline Fisch, Gift Box Ring, 1979, silver, Smithsonian American Art Museum, © 1979, Arline M. Fisch, Gift of Kenneth R. Trapp in honor of Martha and Pat Connell, 2002.25

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The Gift Box Rings play with the idea of jewelry presented as a gift. We solve the mystery of what might be in the boxes, concealed in beautiful “wrapping” and “ribbon,” by peering up from below, where the presents reveal themselves to be empty.

Title
Gift Box Ring
Artists
Date
1979
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
1 1/4 x 7/8 x 7/8 in. (3.3 x 2.2 x 2.1 cm)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of Kenneth R. Trapp in honor of Martha and Pat Connell

Mediums
Classifications
Keywords
  • Object – other – container
Object Number
2002.25
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URL
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