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Joseph Cornell. Taglioni's Jewel Casket. 1940

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Taglioni's Jewel Casket

Joseph Cornell (American, 1903–1972)

Date:
1940
Medium:
Wood box covered with velvet containing three rows of four glass cubes resting in slots on blue glass, glass necklace, jewelry fragments, and red, blue, and clear glass chips
Dimensions:
4 3/4 x 11 7/8 x 8 1/4" (12 x 30.2 x 21 cm)
Credit Line:
Gift of James Thrall Soby
MoMA Number:
474.1953

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