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Chatelaine

  • Place of origin:

    Switzerland (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1780 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Silver, gold, marcasites and pastes (glass)

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Dame Joan Evans

  • Museum number:

    M.268-1975

  • Gallery location:

    Jewellery, Rooms 91 to 93, The William and Judith Bollinger Gallery, case 14, shelf B, box 1

Physical description

Chatelaine of silver and gold set with marcasites and red pastes (glass).

Place of Origin

Switzerland (made)

Date

ca. 1780 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Silver, gold, marcasites and pastes (glass)

Marks and inscriptions

French import marks for 1864 onwards

Dimensions

Height: 14.1 cm, Width: 4.9 cm, Depth: 1.5 cm

Descriptive line

Chatelaine of silver and gold set with marcasites and red pastes (glass), made in Switzerland, about 1780

Materials

Silver; Gold; Marcasite; Paste (glass)

Categories

Jewellery; Metalwork; Accessories

Collection

Metalwork Collection

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