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Slide

  • Place of origin:

    France (made)

  • Date:

    1860-1870 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Gilt metal set with a clear paste

  • Museum number:

    1221-1873

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

This was bought for ten shillings at the International Exhibition, London, 1872.

Physical description

Slide made from pierced gilt metal, with a central facetted clear paste set in a high conical mount. There are three bars on the back, set at right angles to each other so that they form three sides of a square.

Place of Origin

France (made)

Date

1860-1870 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Gilt metal set with a clear paste

Dimensions

Height: 3.2 cm, Width: 3.5 cm, Depth: 0.9 cm

Descriptive line

Gilded metal slide, with a clear paste, for wear with a Normandy cross, France, 1860-1870.

Materials

Gilded; Paste

Categories

Jewellery; Metalwork

Collection

Metalwork Collection

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