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Cross

  • Place of origin:

    France (made)

  • Date:

    1860-1870 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Silver set with turquoise and seed pearls, decorated with black and white enamel

  • Museum number:

    1262-1873

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

This was bought for £1 9s. at the International Exhibition, London, 1872.

Physical description

Silver cross with triangular arms set with turquoises and seed pearls, with a rim of black enamel with white spots. There is a matching triangular bale, but the suspension loop is missing.

Place of Origin

France (made)

Date

1860-1870 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Silver set with turquoise and seed pearls, decorated with black and white enamel

Dimensions

Height: 7.4 cm, Width: 4.2 cm, Depth: 1.0 cm

Descriptive line

Silver cross set with turquoise and seed pearls, with black and white enamel, France, 1860-1870.

Materials

Silver; Turquoise; Pearls

Techniques

Enamelling

Subjects depicted

Cross

Categories

Jewellery; Metalwork; Christianity

Collection

Metalwork Collection

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