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Brooch

  • Place of origin:

    Europe (west, made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1760-1770 (made)
    1864-ca.1893 (marked)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Rock crystal set in gold and silver

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Dame Joan Evans

  • Museum number:

    M.64-1962

  • Gallery location:

    Jewellery, Rooms 91, The William and Judith Bollinger Gallery, case 12, shelf C, box 5

Physical description

Brooch of rock crystal set in gold and silver. French import marks for 1864-93 and for 1893 onwards.

Place of Origin

Europe (west, made)

Date

ca. 1760-1770 (made)
1864-ca.1893 (marked)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Rock crystal set in gold and silver

Marks and inscriptions

French import marks for 1864-93 and for 1893 onwards.

Dimensions

Height: 6.2 cm, Width: 7.1 cm, Depth: 1.4 cm

Descriptive line

Brooch of rock crystal set in gold and silver, made in Western Europe, about 1760-70

Production Note

French import marks for 1864-93 and for 1893 onwards.

Materials

Rock crystal; Gold; Silver

Categories

Jewellery; Metalwork; Accessories

Collection

Metalwork Collection

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