Necklace donated by Evelyn Annenberg Hall

ID: 96-1006

Creator: Krantz, Victor

Form/Genre: Photographic print

Date: 1978

Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 371, Box 2, Folder: December 1978

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Summary

Two hands holding a necklace of 42 cushion-shaped, soft blue sapphires (209 carats) and more than 500 diamonds (100 carats) given to the Smithsonian Institution by Evelyn Annenberg Hall, the sister of the Janet Annenberg Hooker, who presented the SI with a 75 carat emerald brooch in 1977.

Author

Krantz, Victor

Subject

  • National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Dept. of Mineral Sciences
  • National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)
  • Hall of Gems

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Notes

Featured in the Torch, December 1978

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 371, Box 2, Folder: December 1978

Contact information

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

Date

1978

Restrictions & Rights

No restrictions

Topic

  • Artifacts
  • Necklaces
  • Hooker, Janet Annenberg
  • Gems
  • Jewelry
  • Minerals
  • Hall, Evelyn Annenberg

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Object

ID Number

96-1006

Physical description

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

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