Exhibit - Hall of Gems and Minerals, USNM, 1958

ID: MNH-082A

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1958

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives Record Unit 95 Box 44 Folder 16

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Summary

After the Exhibits Modernization Program, in a new Hall of Gems and Minerals in the United States National Museum, now known as the National Museum of Natural History, exhibit cases contain "The Maude Monell Vetlesen Collection of Chinese Jade Carvings XVI to XIX Centuries."

Author

Unknown

Subject

  • Vetlesen, Maude Monell
  • National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)
  • National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Dept. of Mineral Sciences
  • Exhibits Modernization Program United States National Museum
  • United States National Museum
  • Hall of Gems and Minerals (Exhibition) (1958: United States National Museum)

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives Record Unit 95 Box 44 Folder 16

Contact information

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

Date

1958

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions

Topic

  • Art
  • Gems
  • Mineralogy
  • Chinese Jade Carvings
  • Collectors and collecting
  • Exhibit cases
  • Exhibitions
  • Jade
  • Jade Carvings
  • Art, Chinese

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Exhibit

ID Number

MNH-082A

Physical description

Color: Black and White; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Exhibit; Medium: Photographic print

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