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  • Diadems
    George John Cayley, born 1826 - died 1878
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  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    1850-1870 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    George John Cayley, born 1826 - died 1878 (maker)

  • Credit Line:

    Hugh Cayley bequest

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Silver-gilt diadem, consisting of a curved strip of wire with a loop at each end, with nine openwork palmettes applied vertically at regular intervals. There is a second piece of silver wire, with three vertical palmettes.

Place of Origin

England (made)


1850-1870 (made)


George John Cayley, born 1826 - died 1878 (maker)

Descriptive line

Two parts of diadems, one of silver, the other silver-gilt, made by George Cayley, England, 1850-1870.

Subjects depicted



Jewellery; Metalwork


Metalwork Collection

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