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Shake, Rattle and Roll

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.
Date: unknown
Creator: Crowell-Hilde, Kaki D.
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Purple Bracelet

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.
Date: unknown
Creator: Crowell-Hilde, Kaki D.
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Weighted Rectangle

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.
Date: unknown
Creator: Crowell-Hilde, Kaki D.
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Roll

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.
Date: 1987~
Creator: Crowell-Hilde, Kaki D.
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Round Bracelets

Description: The three bracelets are predominately made of wood. They each have a hinge in the middle of their circumference as well as a pin latch opening.
Date: unknown
Creator: Crowell-Hilde, Kaki D.
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Purpleheart Set

Description: The purpleheart set consists of a bracelet, necklace and a pair of earrings. They are predominately made of a dark red wood and silver. The pieces consist of geometric shapes which are connected with silver caps and hinges.
Date: unknown
Creator: Crowell-Hilde, Kaki D.
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

Brooch

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.
Date: 1987
Creator: Crowell-Hilde, Kaki D.
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design

The Preparation of Stones of Walker County, Texas for Use as Sets in Jewelry

Description: Since the East Texas area has many minerals in the categories which yield semiprecious stones of commercial value--jasper, wood agate, wood opal, and silicified stone, the author undertook this study to determine: (1) the extent which these minerals could be utilized as sources for gems; (2) the equipment necessary for cutting and polishing the stones; and (3) the techniques for finishing the gems.
Date: 1946
Creator: Pledger, Leon Monroe
Partner: UNT Libraries

Vortex

Description: The brooch front has granulation while the back side has keum boo overlay. The texture is created by chasing and repousse.
Date: 2010
Creator: Lopez, Ana Maria
Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design