New Lighting Installed in Gellatly Cases

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Summary

New lighting installed in seven cases of the Gellatly collection in the National Collection of Fine Arts. Three of the cases displayed 16th Century European jewels and two contained ancient glass.

Subject

  • National Collection of Fine Arts)
  • National Museum of American Art (U.S.)

Category

Chronology of Smithsonian History

Notes

  • Torch says that only five cases had new lighting installed.
  • Torch, April 1955, p. 2
  • Annual Report of the Smithsonian Institution for the year 1955, p. 74

Contact information

Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu

Date

April?, 1955

Topic

  • Gellatly Collection
  • Architecture
  • Repair and reconstruction
  • Buildings--Repair and reconstruction

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