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view 2006am2980 jpg s Minton & Co. Pearson, Lynn F. Memorial and commemorative tiles in nineteenth and early twentieth century... CER Given by Mr John Scott 1861-12-31 1861-01-01 1861 (made) Memorial tile Height: 40.7 cm, Width: 51.6 cm, Depth: 2.6 cm British Galleries, room 125b Presumably commissioned by Frederick and Louisa Charrington in memory of their daughter, Annie.... 8842 British Galleries: The high quality and finish available in Minton's inlaid encaustic stoneware... 2014-08-29T19:48:12.000Z 2014-08-29T19:48:12.000Z 53.029362 British Galleries, room 125b, case 1 -2.17507 stoneware Stoneware, with encaustic (inlaid) decoration C.14-1999 c141999 O77854 Memorial tile 1 Stoke-on-Trent 2006AM2980 Object Type Inlaid tiles, often known as 'encaustic tiles', have decoration inlaid into their... 3 VA memorial-tile-minton-co 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z 1861 1861 view
view 2006am0505 jpg s Unknown MET Given by Mrs J. Hull Grundy 1842-12-31 1833-01-01 ca. 1838 (made) Mourning brooch Width: 2.5 cm, Depth: 2.5 cm British Galleries, room 125b Made in Britain 9046 British Galleries: MOURNING JEWELLERY<br> The strict observance of mourning during the reign of... 2014-08-29T19:49:05.000Z 2014-08-29T19:49:05.000Z 54.313919 British Galleries, room 125b, case 1 -2.23218 With inscription 'IN MEMORY OF'; engraved on the reverse 'George Ashby Obit 23rd Nov.1838, Aet 51... Cast gold with black enamel, and plaited hair under glass CIRC.372-1963 circ3721963 O78063 Brooch 1 Great Britain 2006AM0505 Object Type This mourning brooch is typical of many made in the 19th century, when mourning was... 3 VA brooch-unknown 2014-08-14T00:00:00.000Z 1842 1833 view
view 2006am0679 jpg s J. T. Wood PDP Given by Miss P. Parr 1861-12-31 1861-01-01 1861 (made) Memorial card for Prince Albert. Sacred to the memory of H. R. H. Prince Albert Height: 7.6 cm unframed, Width: 11.6 cm unframed British Galleries, room 125b Printed and published by J.T. Wood, London. R.P. No. 92/2405 9192 British Galleries: MEMORIAL CARDS<br> Embossed mourning cards were produced in quantity from the... 2014-08-29T19:49:46.000Z 2014-08-29T19:49:46.000Z 51.506321 British Galleries, room 125b, case 1 -0.12714 J. T. WOOD,] Sacred to the Memory of / H.R.H. PRINCE ALBERT, / Consort of Her Majesty, Queen... paper, card, printing ink Embossed and pierced card, with letterpress and lithography. E.427-1993 e4271993 O78216 Memorial card 1 Embossed and pierced cream card featuring a pitched roof with trefoil decoration in the eaves,... London 2006AM0679 Dated 1861 Object Type This card is a memorial card. It has the black painted border which commonly occurred... 3 VA memorial-card-j-t-wood 2014-08-21T00:00:00.000Z lithography, embossing, letterpress 1861 1861 view
view Ramsden, Omar MET Given by Carol M. Vinson 1912-05-28 1911-05-29 1911-1912 (made) Silver, London hallmarks for 1911-12, mark of Ramsden and Carr Height: 15.7 cm, Width: 22.3 cm, Depth: 14.2 cm British Galleries, room 125b Made in London by Omar Ramsden (born in Sheffield, 1873, died in London, 1939) and Alwyn Carr... 9301 British Galleries: It was traditional to buy or commission gifts to celebrate the christening of... 2014-08-29T19:50:18.000Z 2014-08-29T19:50:18.000Z 51.506321 British Galleries, room 125b, case 1 -0.12714 Bowl inscribed on foot 'I WAS WROUGHT FOR CAROL MARY VINSON BY COMMAND OF HER GRANDMOTHER... Silver Silver, chased and cast M.19-1973 m191973 O78469 Christening bowl 1 Silver, shallow bowl with moulded rim extending to two handles with a chased motif of crossed... London Object Type The christening ceremony acknowledged a child's acceptance into the Christian Church.... 2 VA christening-bowl-ramsden-omar 2014-08-14T00:00:00.000Z raising, chasing 1912 1911 view
view 2006am0482 jpg s Unknown MET Given by Monica Casswell, in loving memory of her husband, Thomas 1871-12-31 1871-01-01 1871 (made) Mourning Jewellery Height: 5.3 cm, Width: 3.5 cm, Depth: 1.6 cm British Galleries, room 125b Made in Britain 9356 British Galleries: MOURNING JEWELLERY<br> The strict observance of mourning during the reign of... 2014-08-29T19:50:32.000Z 2014-08-29T19:50:32.000Z 54.313919 British Galleries, room 125b, case 1 -2.23218 Set with diamond monogram 'JE' and 'EE'; inscribed around the frames of the hair compartments... Gold, onyx and diamonds set in silver, with glazed interior compartments containing hair M.28-1991 m281991 O78525 Locket 1 Great Britain 2006AM0482 Object Type Lockets, such as this superb quality mourning locket, were at the height of their... 3 VA locket-unknown 2014-08-14T00:00:00.000Z 1871 1871 view
view 2006am6682 jpg s Unknown MET Given by Mrs John Hull Grundy 1883-12-31 1883-01-01 1883 (designed) 'Baby' brooch Height: 1.8 cm, Width: 4.6 cm British Galleries, room 125b 9369 British Galleries: MOTHER' AND 'BABY' BROOCHES<br> Brooches such as these would have been given... 2014-08-29T19:50:36.000Z 2014-08-29T19:50:36.000Z British Galleries, room 125b, case 1 Stamped silver M.31-1977 m311977 O78540 Brooch 1 2006AM6682 Design registration mark for 1883 Object Type 'Name' brooches bearing inscriptions such as 'Baby', as on this brooch, 'Bella' or... 3 VA brooch-unknown 2014-08-14T00:00:00.000Z 1883 1883 view
view 2006al4008 jpg s Unknown MET Given by Miss B. L. Edmundson 1879-12-31 1870-01-01 ca. 1875 (made) Mourning jewellery Length: 48 cm open, Diameter: 30 cm clasped British Galleries, room 125b Probably made in Whitby, North Yorkshire, or its surrounding area 9450 British Galleries: MOURNING JEWELLERY<br> The strict observance of mourning during the reign of... 2014-08-29T19:51:02.000Z 2014-08-29T19:51:02.000Z 54.485233 British Galleries, room 125b, case 1 -0.615053 Carved jet M.65-1974 m651974 O78627 Necklace 1 Whitby 2006AL4008 Object Type Jet jewellery, such as this necklace of carved and faceted beads, was fashionable in... 3 VA necklace-unknown 2014-08-14T00:00:00.000Z 1879 1870 view
view 2006am6816 jpg s Barnard & Sons MET 1868-12-31 1868-01-01 1868 (made) Christening Goblet Height: 14.2 cm, Width: 6.8 cm base British Galleries, room 125b Made by Barnard & Sons, London 9479 British Galleries: This christening cup is a fine example of the kind of commemorative gift that... 2014-08-29T19:51:09.000Z 2014-08-29T19:51:09.000Z 51.506321 British Galleries, room 125b, case 1 -0.12714 Inscribed: 'Nesta Mary Platt from her GODFATHER' Silver gilt, beaded and engraved M.97-1984 m971984 O78656 Christening cup 1 London 2006AM6816 Object Type Gifts of silver were often given to mark rites of passage, such as marriage,... 3 VA christening-cup-barnard-sons 2014-08-14T00:00:00.000Z 1868 1868 view
view Ramsden, Omar MET Given by Carol M. Vinson 1912-05-28 1911-05-29 1911-1912 (made) Christening spoon Length: 16.9 cm, Width: 4.2 cm, Depth: 1.7 cm British Galleries, room 125b Made in London by Omar Ramsden (born in Sheffield, 1873, died in London, 1939) and Alwyn Carr... 13934 British Galleries: It was traditional to buy or commission gifts to celebrate the christening of... 2014-08-29T20:12:10.000Z 2014-08-29T20:12:10.000Z 51.506321 British Galleries, room 125b, case 1 -0.12714 London hallmarks for 1911-12 Mark of Ramsden and Carr Silver Silver, chased and cast M.19A-1973 m19a1973 O80251 Christening spoon 1 Spoon, silver with an oval bowl, plain stem of rectangular section terminating in a shaped... London Object Type The christening ceremony acknowledged a child's acceptance into the Christian Church.... 2 VA christening-spoon-ramsden-omar 2014-08-14T00:00:00.000Z raising, casting, chasing 1912 1911 view
view 2006am7510 jpg s Peter Robinson's Mourning Warehouse T&F Given by Mrs J. M. Beard 1894-12-31 1885-01-01 ca. 1890 (made) Length of dress fabric in silk with printed wrapping paper, made by Peter Robinson's Mourning... Length: 1150 cm, Width: 58.4 cm British Galleries, room 125b 14420 British Galleries: Certain shops specialised in mourning wear. It was possible to purchase... 2014-08-29T20:14:09.000Z 2014-08-29T20:14:09.000Z 52.883289 British Galleries, room 125b, case 1 -1.97685 [Wrapping paper] 'Peter Robinson / Mourning Warehouse / Regent Street, / W.' paper, silk (textile) Silk and printed paper T.115:1, 2-1998 t1151998 O59234 Dress fabric and paper 1 Length of dress fabric in black silk for mourning wear. With printed wrapping paper. England 2006AM7510 This is a length of seven yards (1.15 metres) of good quality dress silk purchased to be made up... 3 VA dress-fabric-and-peter-robinsons-mourning 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z printed, Weaving 1894 1885 view
view 2006am7474 jpg s Adams, George W. MoC 1864-12-31 1864-01-01 1864 (made) Christening set, silver gilt (in presentation case); English, 1864 [knife (cutting tool)] Length: 21.3 cm, Width: 2.0 cm, Depth: 1.0 cm [Fork] Length: 18.2 cm, Width: 2.2 cm maximum [Spoon] Length: 18.2 cm, Width: 3.6 cm maximum [Mug] Height: 11.1 cm, Diameter: 6.9 cm base, Diameter: 10.5 cm maximum [Bowl] Height: 10.2 cm, Diameter: 7.75 cm base, Diameter: 11.2 cm maximum [Plate] Diameter: 17.8 cm [Case fitting] Diameter: 11.1 cm [Presentation case] Height: 15 cm, Width: 17.6 cm, Length: 23 cm British Galleries, room 125b References: Sotheby's (Colonnade) catalogue for a sale of ceramics, glass and silver, 17th and... 33759 British Galleries: This elaborate christening set in a presentation case would have made an... 2014-08-29T21:41:45.000Z 2014-08-29T21:41:45.000Z 52.883289 British Galleries, room 125b, case 1 -1.97685 1-6. G A / London hallmark for 1864 4,5. Jane Dunlop Best FROM HER GODFATHER AND HER FATHER'S... Silver gilt B.216:1 to 8-1996 b2161996 O38593 Christening set 1 1. length 21.9 cm; maximum width 2 cm 2. length 18.2 cm; maximum width 2.2 cm 3. length 18.2 cm;... England 2006AM7474 Made by: George William Adams for Chawner & Co, Hosier Lane, Smithfield, London; case stamped C F... Object Type This christening set consists of a matching knife, fork, spoon, cup, plate and bowl,... 3 VA christening-set-adams-george-w 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z 1864 1864 view
view 2006ae5830 jpg s Unknown T&F 1904-12-31 1895-01-01 ca. 1900 (made) British Galleries, room 125b 53410 2014-08-29T22:48:57.000Z 2014-08-29T22:48:57.000Z 54.313919 British Galleries, room 125b, case 1 -2.23218 Wool trimmed with mourning crape and lined with glazed cotton; waistband made of cotton twill faced with glazed cotton, and fastened with metal hooks and eyes T.107:1, 2-2003 t1072003 O89496 Mourning dress ensemble 1 The skirt is A-line in shape, typical of the early 1900s. It it trimmed with chevrons of mourning... Great Britain 2006AE5830 3 VA mourning-dress-ensemble-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1904 1895 view
view 2006am5932 jpg s Unknown T&F Given by the Duke and Duchess of Gloucester 1901-12-31 1861-01-01 1861-1901 (made) Queen Victoria's Mourning Handkerchief Height: 46 cm, Width: 46 cm British Galleries, room 125b 57287 British Galleries: Queen Victoria popularised the use of special mourning handkerchiefs. This is... 2014-08-29T23:02:03.000Z 2014-08-29T23:02:03.000Z British Galleries, room 125b, case 1 Fine linen cambric, embroidered with black silk T.47-1957 t471957 O78868 Handkerchief 1 2006AM5932 This mourning handkerchief was owned by Queen Victoria. It is made of the finest cambric linen... 3 VA handkerchief-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1901 1861 view
view 2006al3996 jpg s Unknown MET Given by Mrs Hull Grundy 1864-12-31 1855-01-01 ca. 1860 (made) Brooch in the form of a Celtic cross from which hangs another Celtic cross, bog oak and gilt... Height: 7 cm British Galleries, room 125b Made in Ireland 68363 British Galleries: MOURNING JEWELLERY<br> The strict observance of mourning during the reign of... 2014-08-29T23:53:04.000Z 2014-08-29T23:53:04.000Z 52.976181 British Galleries, room 125b, case 1 7.85784 Bog oak and silver-gilt, moulded CIRC.365-1963 circ3651963 O71678 Brooch 1 Brooch of moulded bog oak mounted in silver-gilt. Three semi-circular lobes of beaded bog oak... Ireland 2006AL3996 Object Type This brooch features two Celtic crosses and is an example of Irish bog oak jewellery,... 3 VA brooch-unknown 2014-08-14T00:00:00.000Z 1864 1855 view
view unknown PDP Gift of C.R. Nicholls 1866-12-31 1866-01-01 1866 (made) Memorial card in remembrance of Alma and Albert Adams, by unknown, English, 1866 Height: 26.9 cm, Width: 21.9 cm British Galleries, room 125b 96462 2014-08-30T02:00:48.000Z 2014-08-30T02:00:48.000Z 52.883289 British Galleries, room 125b, case 1 -1.97685 In Affectionate Remembrance of Alma, The Beloved Daughter of Jabez and Nancy Adams...also of... Wood embossing and gilding on card E.7-1983 e71983 O124220 Print 1 Memorial card with embossing and gilding, with a column at the centre, angels on both sides and... England Object type This is a memorial card for Alma and Albert Adams (both died 1866), children... 3 VA print-unknown 2013-11-08T00:00:00.000Z 1866 1866 view
view 2006bh8147 jpg s Baxter, George PDP Bequeathed by Francis William Baxter 1855-12-31 1855-01-01 1855 (printed) 'The Bridesmaid' by George Baxter Height: 56.8 cm, Width: 46.5 cm British Galleries, room 125b Bequeathed by Francis William Baxter, 1932 98178 2014-08-30T02:11:05.000Z 2014-08-30T02:11:05.000Z 52.883289 British Galleries, room 125b, case 1 -1.97685 paper Baxter print on paper E.2944-1932 e29441932 O125630 Print 1 Image depicts a woman in a cloak, holding a posy in her right hand and turning to look at the... England 2006BH8147 Many of the advice books and magazines of the day bear testimony to the Victorians' increasing... 3 VA the-bridesmaid-print-baxter-george 2013-11-08T00:00:00.000Z printed The Bridesmaid 1855 1855 view
view E. Gill T&F Given by Mrs W.M. Sivewright 1874-12-31 1872-01-01 1872-1874 (made) Silk wedding dress comprising a bodice, skirt and overskirt, designed by E. Gill, London, 1872-1874 British Galleries, room 125b 121572 2014-08-30T03:44:45.000Z 2014-08-30T03:44:45.000Z 51.506321 British Galleries, room 125b, case 1 -0.12714 [Wedding bodice] 'E. Gill, 93 New Bond Street London' lace, silk satin, tulle Silk satin trimmed with tulle and lace, lined with buckram and cotton T.390 to B-1980 t3901980 O153753 Wedding dress 1 Cream silk satin wedding dress comprising bodice, skirt and overskirt. It is made from white... London Haute couture 3 VA wedding-dress-e-gill 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z lace making 1874 1872 view