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Brooch

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1690 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Gold with miniature in watercolour on vellum, under glass

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Frank Ward

  • Museum number:

    M.8-1960

  • Gallery location:

    Jewellery, Rooms 91 to 93 mezzanine, The William and Judith Bollinger Gallery, case 81, shelf D2, box 9

Physical description

Gold brooch, probably once a slide, with a miniature of William III and Mary II and the royal ciphers

Place of Origin

England (made)

Date

ca. 1690 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Gold with miniature in watercolour on vellum, under glass

Marks and inscriptions

Royal monograms
For King William III and Queen Mary II of England

Dimensions

Height: 1.9 cm, Width: 2.5 cm, Depth: 1 cm

Descriptive line

Gold brooch, probably once a slide, with a miniature of William III and Mary II and the Royal monograms, England, about 1690

Subjects depicted

Monogram; Miniatures (paintings)

Categories

Jewellery; Metalwork; Royalty; Portraits

Collection

Metalwork Collection

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