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Title brooch
Collection Museum of Design in Plastics: Arts University Bournemouth
Date circa 1940-1949
Description A floral design Lucite brooch in a style that was popular around the 1940s. The brooch has a scalloped edge and is decorated with the image of a vase of flowers. The moulded Lucite has been carved on the reverse side and colour applied giving the impression of three dimensional flowers contained within the body of the brooch. A metal brooch pin has been stuck to the back.
Accession Number AIBDC : 005927
Dimensions depth 6mm, diameter 47mm
Materials plastic, Lucite - trade name, polymethyl methacrylate, PMMA, acrylic, metal
Notes Everyday objects, such as those in this collection, are sometimes difficult to research. If you have any information about this object please contact the museum on modip@aub.ac.uk.
Rights MoDiP has done its utmost to obtain clearance from all IPR holders before adding images to this catalogue, if you believe that any image has been used without permission please contact us on modip@aub.ac.uk.
Method carved, moulded, painted, and fabricated with adhesive



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