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Chatelaine

  • Place of origin:

    Germany (probably, made)

  • Date:

    mid 18th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Gilt copper and pinchbeck

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Dame Joan Evans

  • Museum number:

    M.273:1 to 7-1975

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Gilt copper and pinchbeck chatelaine with a relief on one side of Orpheus charming the animals, and on the other of Eurydice appearing to Ceres

Place of Origin

Germany (probably, made)

Date

mid 18th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Gilt copper and pinchbeck

Descriptive line

Gilt copper and pinchbeck chatelaine with a relief on one side of Orpheus charming the animals, and on the other of Eurydice appearing to Ceres, probably Germany, mid 18th century

Subjects depicted

Animals

Categories

Jewellery; Metalwork; Personal accessories; Tools & Equipment

Collection

Metalwork Collection

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