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Pendant cross

  • Place of origin:

    Germany (probably, made)

  • Date:

    1750-1800 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:


  • Materials and Techniques:

    Rock crystals with glass set in silver openwork

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Dame Joan Evans

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Pendant cross, in two parts, rock crystal doublets set in silver openwork, with glass. Probably a bodice ornament.

Place of Origin

Germany (probably, made)


1750-1800 (made)



Materials and Techniques

Rock crystals with glass set in silver openwork


Height: 8.7 cm, Width: 7.2 cm, Width: 1.5 cm

Descriptive line

Pendant cross, with rock crystal doublets and glass set in silver openwork, probably made in Germany, 1750-1800


Rock crystal; Glass; Silver

Subjects depicted

Openwork; Crosses


Jewellery; Religion; Christianity; Accessories; Metalwork; Europeana Fashion Project


Metalwork Collection

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