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Box

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1800 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Ivory mounted in gold, set with a miniature

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by George Mitchell

  • Museum number:

    215-1878

  • Gallery location:

    Jewellery, Rooms 91 to 93 mezzanine, The William and Judith Bollinger Gallery, case 79, shelf D10, box 11 []

Physical description

Ivory box, mounted in gold, set with a miniature of two lovers

Place of Origin

England (made)

Date

ca. 1800 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Ivory mounted in gold, set with a miniature

Dimensions

Height: 3.1 cm, Width: 8.4 cm, Depth: 5.4 cm

Descriptive line

Ivory box, mounted in gold, set with a miniature in watercolour of two lovers, England, ca.1800

Subjects depicted

Love; Miniatures (paintings)

Categories

Containers; Metalwork; Jewellery

Collection

Metalwork Collection

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