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Not currently on display at the V&A

Brooch

early 19th century (made)
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Gold brooch set with amethysts and seed pearls enclosing plaited hair


object details
Categories
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Gold set with amethysts and seed pearls with hair
Brief Description
Gold brooch set with amethysts and seed pearls enclosing plaited hair, probably England, early 19th century
Physical Description
Gold brooch set with amethysts and seed pearls enclosing plaited hair
Dimensions
  • Height: 2cm
  • Width: 2.8cm
  • Depth: 0.8cm
Object history
Part of a group of memorial and mourning jewels bought from Dr Marco Guastalla, acting on behalf of 'an English lady residing in Italy' (museum numbers 846-1888 to 989-1888)
Collection
Accession Number
982-1888

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record createdApril 7, 2006
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