Cross

1750-1800 (made)
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Image of Gallery in South Kensington
On display at V&A South Kensington
Jewellery, Rooms 91 to 93 mezzanine, The William and Judith Bollinger Gallery
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Double-sided equilateral lozenge-shaped filigree Ulrichskreuz (cross of St. Ulric), with a central gilded granulated boss, and the letters 'S' (St) and 'V' (Ulrich) either side of it, on both front and back.


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Brief Description
Stylised silver filigree cross (Ulrichskreuz) with the letters SV on each side, South Germany, 18th century.
Physical Description
Double-sided equilateral lozenge-shaped filigree Ulrichskreuz (cross of St. Ulric), with a central gilded granulated boss, and the letters 'S' (St) and 'V' (Ulrich) either side of it, on both front and back.
Dimensions
  • Height: 8.0cm
  • Width: 6.6cm
  • Depth: 1.2cm
Marks and Inscriptions
'S V' (In filigree on each side)
Subjects depicted
Collection
Accession Number
316-1890

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record createdJanuary 4, 2008
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