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Bodice ornament and earrings

  • Place of origin:

    Portugal (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1760 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Chrysoberyls and silver

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the Rt. Hon. Sir Charles W. Dilke, in fulfilment of the wishes of Lady Dilke

  • Museum number:

    1538-1904

  • Gallery location:

    Jewellery, Rooms 91, The William and Judith Bollinger Gallery, case 12, shelf D, box 4 []

Physical description

Bodice ornament and earrings, chrysoberyls set in silver, with stylised flowers and leaves and five pendants.

Place of Origin

Portugal (made)

Date

ca. 1760 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Chrysoberyls and silver

Descriptive line

Bodice ornament and earrings, chrysoberyls set in silver, with stylised flowers and leaves, made in Portugal, about 1760

Materials

Chrysoberyl; Silver

Subjects depicted

Flowers; Leaf

Categories

Jewellery; Fashion; Metalwork; Accessories; Europeana Fashion Project

Collection

Metalwork Collection

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