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Pendant

  • Place of origin:

    Portugal (made)
    Portugal (marked)

  • Date:

    ca. 1750 (made)
    1893 (marked)
    1886 (marked)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pastes (glass) set in silver openwork

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Dame Joan Evans

  • Museum number:

    M.68-1962

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Pendant, pastes (glass) set in silver in the form of an openwork bow with flowers, and with a pendant dove.

Place of Origin

Portugal (made)
Portugal (marked)

Date

ca. 1750 (made)
1893 (marked)
1886 (marked)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Pastes (glass) set in silver openwork

Marks and inscriptions

French import mark used from 1893.

Portuguese mark for antique work after 1886.

Dimensions

Height: 9.7 cm, Width: 7 cm, Width: 1.5 cm

Object history note

French import mark used from 1893. Portuguese mark for antique work after 1886.

Descriptive line

Pendant, pastes (glass) set in silver openwork bow with flowers, and with a pendant dove, made in Portugal, about 1750

Production Note

French import mark used from 1893. Portuguese mark for antique work after 1886.

Materials

Paste gems; Silver

Techniques

Openwork

Subjects depicted

Doves; Floral patterns; Bow; Flowers; Openwork

Categories

Jewellery; Metalwork; Accessories; Europeana Fashion Project

Collection

Metalwork Collection

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