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Ornament

  • Place of origin:

    Europe (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1600 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Gold, enamel, pearl

  • Museum number:

    610-1872

  • Gallery location:

    Jewellery, Rooms 91 to 93, The William and Judith Bollinger Gallery, case 6, shelf D, box 4

Physical description

Dress ornament, gold, enamel, pearl. In the form of enamelled gold openwork floral sprays, set with pearls, the applied plaque with maker's mark 'HIL' conjoined.

Place of Origin

Europe (made)

Date

ca. 1600 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Gold, enamel, pearl

Marks and inscriptions

'HIL'
Maker's mark

Dimensions

Height: 3.7 cm, Width: 3.4 cm, Depth: 1.4 cm

Descriptive line

Dress ornament in the form of enamelled gold openwork floral sprays, set with pearls.Central Europe, about 1600.

Production Note

Probably Central Europe

Materials

Gold; Enamel; Pearl

Techniques

Enamelling

Subjects depicted

Flowers (plants)

Categories

Jewellery; Metalwork

Collection

Metalwork Collection

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