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Bracelet

  • Place of origin:

    Great Britain (probably, made)

  • Date:

    1960s (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Gilt metal and plastic

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Robert and Pat Clawson

  • Museum number:

    T.156:1-1991

  • Gallery location:

    20th Century, Room 76, case 7

Physical description

Bracelet consisting of a gilt metal chain with four plastic spheres inset with four photographs of 1960s popstar Tommy Steele.

Place of Origin

Great Britain (probably, made)

Date

1960s (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Gilt metal and plastic

Object history note

Registered File number 1991/1218.
A set with earrings T.156:2&3-1991.

Descriptive line

Bracelet consisting of a gilt metal chain with four plastic spheres, probably made in Great Britain, 1960s

Labels and date

22. BRACELET AND EARRINGS SET
Probably made Great Britain, 1960s
Gilt chain with plastic spheres inset with photographs of
popstar Tommy Steele
Given by Robert and Pat Clawson
T.156:1-3-1991
This type of throw-away junk jewellery was mass
produced to satisfy a fashion hungry teenage market. []

Materials

Gilt metal; Plastic

Categories

Fashion; Plastic; Jewellery; Europeana Fashion Project

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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