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Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds. Curtis Elliott sits at a table working on the designs of a piece with various tools and liquids beside him. Photograph appears with the title, "Los Angeles Lapidaries Furnish America With Rarest and Most Exquisitely Set Gems," Los Angeles Times, 15 Mar 1936: A1. Text from negative sleeve: 4482 - Curtis Elliott Diamond Cutting in L.A. Jeweler Designers 3/1/36- [stamped:] Mar 25 1936 Handwritten on negative: Curtis Elliott Text from newspaper caption: Even jewelers have their own artists. Here Curtis Elliott, designer, is shown creating a new design for milady's wear, duplicating color for color even as the finished product would appear.
b&w nitrate negative
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Jewelers--California--Los Angeles Jewelry making--California--Los Angeles Elliott, Curtis, b. 1899