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Miniature case

  • Place of origin:

    France (probably, made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1660 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Gilded silver enamelled in relief

  • Museum number:

    622-1906

  • Gallery location:

    Jewellery, Rooms 91 to 93, The William and Judith Bollinger Gallery, case 10, shelf D, box 2

Physical description

Gilded silver miniature case, enamelled in relief in blue, white, pink and black with floral and foliated decoration

Place of Origin

France (probably, made)

Date

ca. 1660 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Gilded silver enamelled in relief

Dimensions

Height: 5.7 cm, Width: 3.7 cm, Depth: 0.9 cm

Descriptive line

Gilded silver miniature case, enamelled in relief in blue, white, pink and black with floral and foliated decoration, probably made in France, about 1660

Materials

Silver; Gilt; Enamel

Techniques

Enamelling

Subjects depicted

Floral patterns; Foliation (pattern)

Categories

Jewellery; Metalwork; Paintings; Accessories

Collection

Metalwork Collection

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