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Pendant
May 1951
Original Owner:Originally owned by Beatrice Fox , American, 1887 - 1968
10 karat gold
Primary Dimensions (length x width): 1 1/4 x 3/4in. (3.2 x 1.9cm)
Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. Richard Koopman
Description: Pendant in the shape of a key with letters: "H. MU PI / 1922 (on a partially unrolled scroll)" and three stars on recto; engraved on verso: "B. F. AUERBACH", also marked on verso: "10K".
Historical Note: Eta Mu Pi is the national retailing honor society to which Beatrice Fox Auerbach belonged. Founded in 1939, it is described today as a professional fraternity for retailers and students of retailing. (Blakelock 10/20/2008)
Inscription: Engraved on back, "B. F. AUERBACH/ MAY 1951".
Object Number: 1986.214.11
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