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Image of Gallery in South Kensington
On display at V&A South Kensington
Jewellery, Rooms 91 to 93 mezzanine, The William and Judith Bollinger Gallery

Chatelaine

1740-1760 (made)
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

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


object details
Categories
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Gold with gilt metal
Brief Description
Gold chatelaine with a gilded copper hook, chased with scenes of Vulcan forging arms. Mark for William Hunt, London, England, 1740-60
Physical Description
Gold chatelaine with a gilt metal hook, mark for William Hunt, London, England, 1740-1760
Dimensions
  • Height: 13cm
  • Width: 5.8cm
  • Depth: 1.5cm
Marks and Inscriptions
mark (mark for William Hunt)
Credit line
Bequeathed by Mr John George Joicey
Collection
Accession Number
M.307-1919

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record createdJuly 1, 2005
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