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view Unknown John Clarke: Jewellery of Tibet and Himalayas, V&A Publications ISBN 1 85177 4238, 2004, page 97,... SSEA 1970-12-31 1955-01-01 ca. 1960-1970 (made) A felt woman's headdress or perak covered with polished turquoises, corals, seed pearls and... Length: 76 cm, Width: 22 cm 252 2014-08-29T19:19:14.000Z 2014-08-29T19:19:14.000Z 34.969669 In Storage 99.819054 mother of pearl, felt, turquoise, coral, seed pearls, brass Woollen felt, with polished turquoises and corals, seed pearls, cut mother-of-pearl disks, embossed brass and silver IS.19-1999 is191999 O67230 Headdress A long triangular section of red felt onto which are sewn roughly polished turquoises, strips of... Ngari A woman's headdress or perak worn in the area of Ngari Rongchung, western Tibet, last worn in the... 2 headdress-unknown 2014-08-07T00:00:00.000Z 1970 1955 view
view 2011ev4161 jpg s Zanini, Marco MET 1984-12-31 1983-01-01 1983-1984 (made) Necklace, yellow and white gold, with coral, black onyx, turquoise and chrysoprase, designed by... Diameter: 227 mm, Height: 260 mm, Depth: 20 mm Postmodernism: Style and Subversion 1970-1990 (Victoria and Albert Museum 24/09/2011-15/01/2012) 683 2014-08-29T19:21:32.000Z 2014-08-29T19:21:32.000Z 45.432915 In Storage 12.334317 Unmarked gold, turquoise, coral, lapis lazuli, chrysoprase Yellow gold, white gold, coral, turquoise, chrysoprase and lapis lazuli M.27-2010 m272010 O1175341 Necklace Euros ( € ) [European monetary unit from 2002] 5000 A rigid circlet of tubular gold with a stylised twig of white gold projecting from the front. The... Vicenza 2011EV4161 In 1982, the luxury art producer Cleto Munari, based in Vicenza, Italy, initiated a range of... 3 necklace-zanini-marco 2013-11-28T00:00:00.000Z 1984 1983 view
view 2006au9245 jpg s Unknown White, Helen. <u>Snuff Bottles from China</u>. London: Bamboo Publishing Ltd in association with... EAS Salting Bequest 1900-12-31 1800-01-01 1800-1900 (made) Snuff bottle, overlay carved glass, China, Qing dynasty, 19th century Height: 6.3 cm China, room 44 The Chinese word for fish, <i>yu</i>, makes a pun on the word for overflowing abundance, the word... 939 Snuff bottle Qing dynasty 1800-1900 In Chinese, 'fish' is a homophone for 'abundance' and... 2014-08-29T19:22:51.000Z 2014-08-29T19:22:51.000Z 36.894451 China, room 44, case 48 104.165649 Glass, metal, coral Overlay carved glass C.1639&A-1910 c16391910 O8133 Snuff bottle 1 Snuff bottle, oval flattened flask with cylindrical neck made of white-tinged transparent glass... China 2006AU9245 Snuff is powdered tobacco, usually blended with aromatic herbs or spices. The habit of... 3 VA snuff-bottle-unknown 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z overlay, carved 1900 1800 view
view 2006au9488 jpg s Unknown White, Helen. <u>Snuff Bottles from China</u>. London: Bamboo Publishing Ltd in association with... EAS Salting Bequest 1861-12-31 1760-01-01 1760-1861 (made) Height: 6.3 cm 1521 2014-08-29T19:25:26.000Z 2014-08-29T19:25:26.000Z 36.894451 In Storage 104.165649 metal, jade, coral [Stopper] Formed form a half coral bead set in metal [Snuff bottle] Carved nephrite jade C.1721&A-1910 c17211910 O7518 Snuff bottle The snuff bottle is an oblong flattened flask form with curved shoulders and a dome shaped... China 2006AU9488 Unique Snuff is powdered tobacco, usually blended with aromatic herbs or spices. The habit of... 3 snuff-bottle-unknown 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z carving 1861 1760 view
view Unknown For an example of a similar piece worn as a cap decoration, see: Exhibition catalogue, Schätze... MES 1870-12-31 1800-01-01 1800-1870 Silver-gilt filigree pin with coral finials and chains on either side, Anatolia (Turkey), 1800-1870. Length: 49 cm 9955 2014-08-29T19:53:34.000Z 2014-08-29T19:53:34.000Z 38.9585 In Storage 35.4492 Arabic inscriptions. 'in Egypt' and 'in Constantinople'. Dates ranging from 1255 - 1277. ... silver-gilt, coral, paste Silver-gilt filigree over red metal foil set with a red paste, with coral beads in filigree caps 815-1873 8151873 O79302 Breast ornament Silver-gilt ornament, consisting of a central pin with swags of chain on either side. On the top... Anatolia This piece has been variously described as a turban ornament, necklace or breast ornament. It... 3 breast-ornament-unknown 2014-03-27T00:00:00.000Z filigree 1870 1800 view
view 2006bc2666 jpg s unknown MES 1900-12-31 1850-01-01 1850-1900 (made) Multi-strand necklace (lazem) of silver-gilt filigree and coral beads with a pendent amulet case,... Width: 30.5 cm, Height: 11.5 cm Coral: Something Rich and Strange (Manchester Museum 29/11/2013-16/03/2014) 9960 2014-08-29T19:53:34.000Z 2014-08-29T19:53:34.000Z 15.7967 TRANS6 47.83675 cotton, silver-gilt, coral Silver-gilt with applied filigree and coral beads on cotton cord M.298-1910 m2981910 O79307 Necklace Necklace consisting of six rows of beads with a rectangular spacer in the centre, keeping the... Yemen 2006BC2666 In the 19th century, until their final exodus to Israel in the 1950s, Jewish goldsmiths made most... 3 necklace-necklace-unknown 2014-04-16T00:00:00.000Z filigree Necklace 1900 1850 view
view 2006bc2679 jpg s MES 1900-12-31 1800-01-01 1800-1900 (made) Silver clasp set with turquoises and a yellow paste, with coral pendants, Bukhara (Uzbekistan),... Width: 9.4 cm, Height: 6.5 cm maximum 9979 2014-08-29T19:53:38.000Z 2014-08-29T19:53:38.000Z 39.765862 In Storage 64.42234 Silver, turquoise, coral, paste Sheet silver, pavé set with turquoises, with a raised repousse section, a yellow paste, and coral beads M.295-1910 m2951910 O79328 Clasp Small two-part clasp with a hook on one part, and a corresponding loop on the other. Each part... Bukhara 2006BC2679 This clasp was described as from the Yemen district of Arabia when it was acquired by the Museum,... 3 clasp-clasp 2014-04-03T00:00:00.000Z Clasp 1900 1800 view
view 2008bt3296 jpg s Unknown <i>List of Objects in the Art Division, South Kensington Museum, acquired during the year... MES 1872-12-31 1800-01-01 1800-1872 (made) Silver crescent-shaped tubular earring with a stylised bird in the centre and conical pendants,... Height: 12 cm, Width: 6.5 cm maximum Acquired by the Exhibition Commissioners of the London International Exhibition of 1872 as an... 9998 2014-08-29T19:53:42.000Z 2014-08-29T19:53:42.000Z 31.815411 In Storage -7.067 Silver, coral, beads Repoussé and engraved silver with coral and green glass beads 1489-1873 14891873 O79355 Earring Penannular silver earring with four pendants. The earring is made from a crescent of tubular... Morocco 2008BT3296 North Africa The 1851 Great Exhibition inspired a series of ‘London International Exhibitions’ which took... 3 earring-unknown 2014-03-27T00:00:00.000Z 1872 1800 view
view 2008bt3387 jpg s Unknown MES 1880-12-31 1800-01-01 1800-1880 (made) Filigree clasp made of silver-gilt over copper set with striated corals, with five pendants,... Width: 16.3 cm, Height: 10.4 cm maximum Bought from the collection of Gaston de St Maurice (1831-1905) in 1884. 10150 2014-08-29T19:54:11.000Z 2014-08-29T19:54:11.000Z 52.976181 In Storage 7.85784 Silver, coral, plated Silver-gilt over copper filigree set with striated corals 952-1884 9521884 O79517 Belt clasp Two-part filigree clasp of silver-gilt over copper set with coral. Each half is shaped as a... Balkans 2008BT3387 Throughout the lands of the former Ottoman Empire, from the north Balkans to the Caucasus, large... 3 belt-clasp-belt-clasp-unknown 2014-03-31T00:00:00.000Z filigree, gilt Belt clasp 1880 1800 view
view 2007bn4217 jpg s Unknown MES 1890-12-31 1850-01-01 1850-1890 (made) Silver fibula (Ibzimen) with triangular enamelled head set with corals, Kabyle (Algeria), 1850-1890. Width: 8.7 cm maximum, Length: 18.7 cm maximum Coral: Something Rich and Strange (Manchester Museum 29/11/2013-16/03/2014) 10151 2014-08-29T19:54:11.000Z 2014-08-29T19:54:11.000Z 42.729759 In Storage 25.49159 Silver, coral, enamel Silver enamelled on both sides in dark blue, green and ochre and set with coral cabochons 666-1893 6661893 O79521 Fibula Silver fibula pin with penannular guard ring. The pin has a flat triangular head and is... Kabyle 2007BN4217 This silver fibula would have been worn by a Kabyle woman in the first half of the nineteenth... 3 fibula-unknown 2014-04-30T00:00:00.000Z enamelling 1890 1850 view
view 2008bt3377 jpg s Unknown MES 1900-12-31 1880-01-01 1880-1900 (made) Circular silver box set with a paste cornelian with three silver and coral pendants, Morocco,... Diameter: 5.3 cm, Height: 4 cm 10185 2014-08-29T19:54:17.000Z 2014-08-29T19:54:17.000Z 31.815411 In Storage -7.067 1299 Silver, coral, paste Repousse silver set with a carnelian paste, with coral beads 595-1908 5951908 O79553 Talisman holder Cylindrical box with domed lid set with a central facetted paste looking like a cornelian. The... morocco 2008BT3377 3 talisman-holder-unknown 2014-04-03T00:00:00.000Z 1900 1880 view
view Unknown For an example of a complete headdress of this type see: Eudel, Paul, 'Dictionnaire des bijoux de... MES Bequeathed by Edmond Dresden 1899-12-31 1850-01-01 1850-1899 (made) Silver forehead ornament (Anadj) set with coral, with pendent chains, Algeria, 1850-1899. Width: 4 cm, Length: 18.2 cm Accessions register entry: 'Ornament for a woman's head-dress of low-grade silver set with red... 10191 2014-08-29T19:54:19.000Z 2014-08-29T19:54:19.000Z 28.02688 In Storage 1.65284 Silver, coral Cast and pierced silver set with a piece of coral 363-1904 3631904 O79567 Forehead ornament Cast and pierced flat circular silver pendant with scalloped edges and a fan-shaped base. It has... Algeria This silver plaque was originally the centre-piece of a diadem worn as part of the traditional... 3 forehead-ornament-unknown 2014-04-03T00:00:00.000Z piercing, incising 1899 1850 view
view For a similar diadem, see: Greek Ministry of Culture, 'Greek Jewellery, 6,000 years of... MES 1870-12-31 1860-01-01 1860-1870 (made) Silver-gilt plated metal hinged diadem (Stolos) set with red and blue pastes, with long chain... Width: 32 cm, Length: 25 cm maximum length of chain 10193 2014-08-29T19:54:19.000Z 2014-08-29T19:54:19.000Z 39.072449 In Storage 21.84556 gold, coral, paste, plated Metal cast in imitation of filigree and plated with gold over silver, set with red, blue and green pastes, with coral beads 1480-1873 14801873 O79569 Diadem Diadem of cast plaques of metal which have been silver-plated and then gilded. The diadem... Greece A diadem, or crown, was one of the most important pieces of bridal jewellery for a Greek woman. ... 3 diadem 2014-03-27T00:00:00.000Z filigree, gilt 1870 1860 view
view 2006au9489 jpg s Unknown White, Helen. <u>Snuff Bottles from China</u>. London: Bamboo Publishing Ltd in association with... EAS Salting Bequest 1850-12-31 1760-01-01 1760-1850 (made) Height: 7.2 cm 10326 2014-08-29T19:54:53.000Z 2014-08-29T19:54:53.000Z 36.894451 In Storage 104.165649 turquoise, coral, nephrite [Snuff bottle] Nephrite jade with carved decoration [Stopper] Carved turquoise and coral incorporating a half coral bead with a bore-hole C.1833&A-1910 c18331910 O7376 Snuff bottle The bottle is a flattened flask form of milky white nephrite jade with a tawny brown inclusion.... China 2006AU9489 Snuff is powdered tobacco, usually blended with aromatic herbs or spices. The habit of... 3 snuff-bottle-unknown 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z carving 1850 1760 view
view 2006au9489 jpg s Unknown White, Helen. <u>Snuff Bottles from China</u>. London: Bamboo Publishing Ltd in association with... EAS Salting Bequest 1820-12-31 1780-01-01 1780-1820 (made) Height: 6.0 cm 10330 2014-08-29T19:54:55.000Z 2014-08-29T19:54:55.000Z 36.894451 In Storage 104.165649 coral, nephrite [Stopper] Carved coral [Snuff bottle] Polished and carved white nephrite jade C.1799&A-1910 c17991910 O7372 Snuff bottle The bottle is a rounded flattened flask form with a wide neck hole and a flat stopper. It has a... China 2006AU9489 Snuff is powdered tobacco, usually blended with aromatic herbs or spices. The habit of... 3 snuff-bottle-unknown 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z carved, polishing 1820 1780 view
view 2006au9488 jpg s Unknown White, Helen. <u>Snuff Bottles from China</u>. London: Bamboo Publishing Ltd in association with... EAS Salting Bequest 1861-12-31 1760-01-01 1760-1861 (made) Height: 5.3 cm 10337 2014-08-29T19:54:57.000Z 2014-08-29T19:54:57.000Z 36.894451 In Storage 104.165649 Picking magic fungus coral, nephrite [Stopper] Coral [Snuff bottle] Carved nephrite jade C.1769&A-1910 c17691910 O7381 Snuff bottle The bottle is an oval flattened flask form made from milky white nephrite jade with a light brown... China 2006AU9488 Snuff is powdered tobacco, usually blended with aromatic herbs or spices. The habit of... 3 snuff-bottle-unknown 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z carving 1861 1760 view
view 2006ah0256 jpg s Unknown White, Helen. <u>Snuff Bottles from China</u>. London: Bamboo Publishing Ltd in association with... EAS Salting Bequest 1870-12-31 1850-01-01 1850-1870 (made) Chinese snuff bottle, carved rock crystal with a glass and coral stopper, Qing Dynasty; 1850-1870. [Snuff bottle] Height: 7.2 cm 10531 2014-08-29T19:55:46.000Z 2014-08-29T19:55:46.000Z 36.894451 In Storage 104.165649 Glass, coral, rock crystal [Snuff bottle] Rock crystal, with decoration carved in relief [Stopper] Coloured glass and coral C.1624&A-1910 c16241910 O8753 Snuff bottle [Snuff bottle] The bottle is a flattened pear form made of rock crystal, transparent with a white... China 2006AH0256 Snuff is powdered tobacco, usually blended with aromatic herbs or spices. The habit of... 3 snuff-bottle-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z carving 1870 1850 view
view 2006au9325 jpg s Unknown White, Helen. <u>Snuff Bottles from China</u>. London: Bamboo Publishing Ltd in association with... EAS Salting Bequest 1895-12-31 1750-01-01 1750-1895 (made) Snuff bottle, glass, coloured brown and blue, China, 1750-1895 Height: 5.2 cm 10758 2014-08-29T19:57:00.000Z 2014-08-29T19:57:00.000Z 36.894451 In Storage 104.165649 Glass, turquoise, coral [Snuff bottle] Glass, coloured brown and blue [Stopper] Coral and turquoise C.1578-1910 c15781910 O7869 Snuff bottle The bottle is an oval flattened flask form with sloping shoulders and an uneven dome-shaped... China 2006AU9325 Snuff is powdered tobacco, usually blended with aromatic herbs or spices. The habit of... 3 snuff-bottle-unknown 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z 1895 1750 view
view 2006ap8747 jpg s Unknown White, Helen. <u>Snuff Bottles from China</u>. London: Bamboo Publishing Ltd in association with... EAS Salting Bequest 1795-12-31 1736-01-01 1736-1795 (made) Snuff bottle, blue glass inlaid with coloured stones and pearl, China, 1736-1795. Height: 7.0 cm China, room 44 Historical significance: This inlaid monochrome glass is comparable with inlaid ivory pieces... 10799 2014-08-29T19:57:12.000Z 2014-08-29T19:57:12.000Z 36.894451 China, room 44, case 65 104.165649 Glass, mother of pearl, turquoise, coral, lapis lazuli, Jasper, amber [Snuff bottle] Blue glass with inlay decoration of mother of pearl, lapis lazuli, jasper, amber and coral [Stopper] Carved coral and turquoise C.1573&A-1910 c15731910 O7913 Snuff bottle 1 The monochrome glass and the style of the decoration both suggest an eighteenth century... China 2006AP8747 Snuff is powdered tobacco, usually blended with aromatic herbs or spices. The habit of... 3 VA snuff-bottle-unknown 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z carving, inlay (process) 1795 1736 view
view 2006au9241 jpg s Unknown White, Helen. <u>Snuff Bottles from China</u>. London: Bamboo Publishing Ltd in association with... EAS Salting Bequest 1895-12-31 1750-01-01 1750-1895 (made) Snuff bottle, brown glass with an overlay of dark green glass carved in relief with coral lid set... Height: 5.1 cm 10865 2014-08-29T19:57:28.000Z 2014-08-29T19:57:28.000Z 36.894451 In Storage 104.165649 Glass, metal, coral [Snuff bottle] Brown glass with an overlay of dark green glass, carved in relief [Stopper] Coral set in metal C.1684&A-1910 c16841910 O7991 Snuff bottle The bottle is a round flattened flask form and is made of brown glass, with an overlay of dark... China 2006AU9241 Snuff is powdered tobacco, usually blended with aromatic herbs or spices. The habit of... 3 snuff-bottle-unknown 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z carving 1895 1750 view