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Brooch

Brooch

  • Place of origin:

    France (made)

  • Date:

    1750 - 1800 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the American Friends of the V&A through the generosity of Patricia V. Goldstein

  • Museum number:

    M.172-2011

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Two oval cabochons of red glass backed with mother of pearl and decorated with cut steel flowers, framed and joined by further lines of cut steel.

Place of Origin

France (made)

Date

1750 - 1800 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Dimensions

Height: 25 mm, Width: 34.5 mm, Depth: 12.5 mm

Descriptive line

Cut steel, with two red glass cabochons. France, late 18th century.

Materials

Glass; Steel; Mother of pearl

Categories

Jewellery; Metalwork

Collection

Metalwork Collection

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