Americans at Home: Treasure for your Table

Americans at Home: Treasure for your Table

Date: 1956
Creator: Knox, Gordon
Description: Film about the history of craftsman housewares in America, such as crystal ware, fine china, and sterling silver.
Contributing Partner: UNT Media Library
Roll

Roll

Date: 1987~
Creator: Crowell-Hilde, Kaki D.
Description: The brooch consists of a triangular shape with a triangular shaped opening through which a coiled piece of copper twists and emerges and wraps the triangulalr piece.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Purple Bracelet

Purple Bracelet

Date: unknown
Creator: Crowell-Hilde, Kaki D.
Description: The bracelet is made of six sections, each one wood on which each end is capped with sterling silver and hinged to the adjacent section.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Wine Goblets

Wine Goblets

Date: unknown
Creator: Crowell-Hilde, Kaki D.
Description: The wine goblets consist of two main pieces, a vertical horn shape made of wood which supports a similarly shaped silver piece that acts as the vessel. The tips of the silver vessels pierce the ebony stand. At the base of the stands are two thin pieces of silver banding.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Shake, Rattle and Roll

Shake, Rattle and Roll

Date: unknown
Creator: Crowell-Hilde, Kaki D.
Description: The brooches shown in this image consist of geometric shapes pierced with spear shapes or a coil. The metal surfaces are shiny and smooth. The brooches are in three colors from the various metals, brass, silver and copper.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Attic Turbine Vent

Attic Turbine Vent

Date: 2012
Creator: Lopez, Ana Maria
Description: The brooch is to be worn on the shoulder and is in the form of an attic vent. The piece spins.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Brooch and Earrings

Brooch and Earrings

Date: unknown
Creator: Crowell-Hilde, Kaki D.
Description: The earrings are made of silver circles pierced with off-centered circle cut-outs which are in turn pierced with curlicue ribbon pieces of metal. The brooch is a triangular shape with an opening of a similar triangular shape which is also in turn pierced with a curlicue ribbon of metal. Also on one corner of the brooch is a second curled metal piece.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Weighted Rectangle

Weighted Rectangle

Date: unknown
Creator: Crowell-Hilde, Kaki D.
Description: The pendant consists of a hollow sterling silver rectangular shape that inside of which is a sphere that appears to cause the rectangular shape to hang at an angle.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Liqueur

Liqueur

Date: 1986
Creator: Crowell-Hilde, Kaki D.
Description: The cordial glass consists of two pieces which are similar in form. The ebony base holds the sterling silver vessel portion. At the top and bottom of the piece are similar thin silver bands.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Brooch

Brooch

Date: 1987
Creator: Crowell-Hilde, Kaki D.
Description: The silver and copper brooch is a triangular shape with a triangular shaped opening inside which is a coiled piece of metal with a second coil on one of the corners of the brooch. The surface is shiny and smooth.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
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