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Clasp

A work made of gold.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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Date:

1720/50

Artist:

Attributed to Henricus Boelen
American, 1697–1755
New York

About this artwork

Status

On View, Gallery 165

Department

Arts of the Americas

Artist

Henricus Boelen

Title

Clasp

Place

New York City (Object made in)

Date

c. 1720–1750

Medium

Gold

Inscriptions

initals "C/RE" in Roman c apitals engraved on back; incompletely struck maker's mark of " / ? / B" in oval

Dimensions

0.6 × 3.2 × 0.4 cm ( 1/4 × 1 1/4 × 13/16 in.)

Credit Line

Purchased with funds provided by Charles C. Haffner III

Reference Number

1984.48

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