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Chatelaine

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    1760-1770 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Engraved gold with transluscent enamel, gilded metal hook and backing plates

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Dame Joan Evans

  • Museum number:

    M.261B-1975

  • Gallery location:

    Jewellery, Rooms 91 to 93 mezzanine, The William and Judith Bollinger Gallery, case 64, shelf D, box 1

Physical description

Gold chatelaine decorated with transluscent dark blue enamel flowers; gilded metal hook and backing plates

Place of Origin

England (made)

Date

1760-1770 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Engraved gold with transluscent enamel, gilded metal hook and backing plates

Dimensions

Height: 11.7 cm, Width: 5.9 cm, Depth: 1.6 cm

Descriptive line

Gold chatelaine decorated with transluscent dark blue enamel flowers and riveted to pinchbeck, England, 1760-70

Materials

Gold; Enamel; Gilt metal

Subjects depicted

Flowers

Categories

Jewellery; Metalwork; Personal accessories

Collection

Metalwork Collection

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