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Cameo brooch

Cameo brooch

  • Place of origin:

    Europe (west, made)

  • Date:

    1910 - 1940 (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.150-2011

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Oval brooch with a stone cameo of Leda and the Swan mounted in platinum with a border of black onyx and an edging of diamonds with millegrain settings.

Place of Origin

Europe (west, made)

Date

1910 - 1940 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Dimensions

Height: 31.5 mm, Width: 40.5 mm, Depth: 15 mm

Descriptive line

Stone cameo of Leda and the Swan, in a diamond-mounted brooch setting, Western Europe, 1910 - 1940.

Materials

Stone; Diamond; Black onyx; Platinum

Categories

Jewellery; Metalwork

Collection

Metalwork Collection

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