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Chatelaine

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    1740-1760 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Hunt, William (retailer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Gold with gilt metal

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Mr John George Joicey

  • Museum number:

    M.307-1919

  • Gallery location:

    Jewellery, Rooms 91 to 93 mezzanine, The William and Judith Bollinger Gallery, case 61, shelf B, box 3

Physical description

Gold chatelaine with a gilt metal hook, mark for William Hunt, London, England, 1740-1760

Place of Origin

England (made)

Date

1740-1760 (made)

Artist/maker

Hunt, William (retailer)

Materials and Techniques

Gold with gilt metal

Marks and inscriptions

mark
mark for William Hunt

Dimensions

Height: 13 cm, Width: 5.8 cm, Depth: 1.5 cm

Descriptive line

Gold chatelaine with a gilded copper hook, chased with scenes of Vulcan forging arms. Mark for William Hunt, London, England, 1740-60

Materials

Gold

Categories

Jewellery; Metalwork; Personal accessories

Collection

Metalwork Collection

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