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Badge

  • Place of origin:

    Cordoba (made)

  • Date:

    1865-1870 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Stamped sheet silver

  • Credit Line:

    Presented by Senor Vasquez

  • Museum number:

    1089-1871

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

This small plaque was worn as a badge on the arm by women who had devoted themselves to the service of the Virgin de las Dolores, whose symbol it carries.

Physical description

Small silver horizontal oval plaque. It is stamped with a flaming heart pierced by seven swords, with a crown and cross above.

Place of Origin

Cordoba (made)

Date

1865-1870 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Stamped sheet silver

Dimensions

Height: 2.1 cm, Width: 2.2 cm, Depth: 0.1 cm

Descriptive line

Silver badge of the order of the Virgen de las Dolores, Cordoba (Spain), 1865-1870.

Materials

Silver

Techniques

Stamping

Subjects depicted

Heart; Crown

Categories

Jewellery; Metalwork; Christianity

Collection

Metalwork Collection

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