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view Unknown MET 1819-12-31 1798-01-01 1798-1819 (made) Silver pendant cross set with crystals backed with crimson foil, Normandy (France), early 19th... Height: 4.8 cm, Width: 4.3 cm, Depth: 0.6 cm 440 2014-08-29T19:20:19.000Z 2014-08-29T19:20:19.000Z 48.955681 In Storage -0.48773 partial mark of fasces with diagonal band, in shaped frame Probably restricted warranty mark for... Silver, foil, crystal, paste Silver openwork set with red pastes, and crystals backed with crimson foil 80-1869 801869 O116994 Cross Stylised cross made from sheet silver pierced in a floral design and set with small red facetted... Normandy Crosses are the most distinctive element in French traditional jewellery. Every French woman had... 3 cross-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z openwork 1819 1798 view
view Unknown MET 1860-12-31 1800-01-01 1800-1860 (made) Gold earring set with crystals, Normandy, (France), early 19th century Height: 7 cm, Width: 3.4 cm, Depth: 1.4 cm 441 2014-08-29T19:20:19.000Z 2014-08-29T19:20:19.000Z 50.12992 In Storage 4.849915 gold, crystal Gold set with crystals 268-1869 2681869 O116992 Earring Three-part pendant earring made from sheet gold, pierced in a floral design, and set with tiny... Normandy Normandy is best known for its elaborate crosses, made in gold or silver in large, distinctive... 3 earring-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1860 1800 view
view Unknown MET 1869-12-31 1838-01-01 1838-1869 (made) Pair of gold pendant earrings set with rock crystal, Rouen (France), 19th century Height: 7 cm, Width: 3.5 cm, Depth: 1.2 cm 442 2014-08-29T19:20:19.000Z 2014-08-29T19:20:19.000Z 49.44038 In Storage 1.08933 horse's head facing right, with a horizontal 'B' on its cheek Restricted warranty mark for gold,... gold, crystal Gold set with rock crystal 269&A-1869 2691869 O116990 Earrings Pair of two-part pendant earrings made from sheet gold, pierced in a floral design, and set with... Rouen Normandy is best known for its elaborate crosses, made in gold or silver in large, distinctive... 3 earrings-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1869 1838 view
view 2006bg8988 jpg s Unknown MET Bequeathed by Frank Ward 1704-12-31 1695-01-01 ca. 1700 (made) Gold pendant, the border set with half pearls surrounded by an embroidery of two birds under... Height: 2.7 cm, Width: 2.4 cm, Depth: 1 cm 828 2014-08-29T19:22:15.000Z 2014-08-29T19:22:15.000Z 52.883289 In Storage -1.97685 gold, crystal, pearl Gold set with half pearls surrounded by embroidery under faceted crystal M.22-1960 m221960 O126158 Pendant Gold pendant, the border set with half pearls surrounded by an embroidery of two birds under... England 2006BG8988 3 pendant-unknown 2014-02-03T00:00:00.000Z embroidery 1704 1695 view
view 2010el6277 jpg s Unknown Church, Rachel, <u>Rings</u>, London, V&A Publishing, 2011 Oman, C.C., Catalogue of Rings... MET Bequeathed by Miss A. Cameron 1700-12-31 1600-01-01 possibly 17th century (painted) 18th century (setting) Gold commemorative ring, the oval bezel set with a crystal enclosing a miniature of Charles I,... Height: 2.1 cm, Width: 2.1 cm, Depth: 1.9 cm Treasures of the Royal Courts: Tudors, Stuarts and the Russian Tsars (Victoria & Albert Museum) The Golden Age of the English Court: From Henry VIII to Charles I (Moscow Kremlin Museums 24 Oct 2012-27 Jan 2013) Commemorates the death of King Charles I A note in the Registered Description suggests that it was a family heirloom for the Cameron... 867 Treasures of the Royal Courts: Tudors, Stuarts and the Russian Tsars label text: Ring with... 2014-08-29T19:22:29.000Z 2014-08-29T19:22:29.000Z 52.883289 In Storage -1.97685 gold, crystal Gold set with a crystal enclosing a miniature M.1-1909 m11909 O126108 Ring Gold commemorative ring, the oval bezel set with a crystal enclosing a miniature of Charles I. England 2010EL6277 After the execution of Charles I on 30 January 1649 by the Commonwealth, commemorative jewellery... 3 ring-unknown 2013-10-15T00:00:00.000Z painting 1700 1600 view
view Unknown MET Given by Dame Joan Evans 1675-12-31 1625-01-01 mid 17th century (made) Enamelled gold commemorative ring, the oval bezel with a crystal enclosing a miniature of Charles... Height: 2.2 cm, Width: 2 cm, Depth: 1.1 cm Commemorates the death of King Charles. ex Sir John Evans Collection Historical significance: I 868 2014-08-29T19:22:29.000Z 2014-08-29T19:22:29.000Z 52.883289 In Storage -1.97685 skull below a crown between 'C' and 'R' 'sic transit gloria mundi' 'thus passes the vainglory... gold, crystal, vellum Enamelled gold, with a miniature on vellum under crystal M.145-1962 m1451962 O126107 Ring Enamelled gold commemorative ring, the oval bezel with a crystal enclosing a miniature on vellum... England 3 ring-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z enamelling 1675 1625 view
view 2008bt3292 jpg s Unknown MES 1899-12-31 1850-01-01 1850-1899 (made) Pair of large silver-gilt earrings set with emeralds, rubies and pearls, with suspension hook,... [Ornament] Diameter: 9.5 cm at widest point of hoop, Length: 22.5 cm overall, Length: 10.5 cm of chain and pendant [Ornament] Diameter: 9.5 cm at widest point of hoop, Length: 22.5 cm overall, Length: 10.5 cm of chain and pendant See similar examples at - http://www.metmuseum.org/toah/ho/10/nfe/hod_65.265.1,2,6,7.htm Accessions register entry - 'Pair of earrings of gold and gilt metal each set with pearls,... 10122 2014-08-29T19:54:06.000Z 2014-08-29T19:54:06.000Z 31.815411 In Storage -7.067 silver-gilt, pearls, crystal, ruby, emerald Silver-gilt set with emeralds, rubies, pearls and crystal, with glass bead pendants 1301&A-1903 13011903 O79484 Pair of earrings Pair of large penannular silver-gilt earrings with a suspension hook attached by a short chain. ... Morocco 2008BT3292 These gold and gilt ornaments were worn on the sides of the head by women in Morocco. Each is... 3 pair-of-earrings-unknown 2014-05-08T00:00:00.000Z openwork 1899 1850 view
view 2006ba1033 jpg s Unknown <u>Valérie et Thomas Becket: de l'influence des princes Plantagenet dans l'oeuvre de Limoges</u>,... MET Purchased with the assistance of the National Heritage Memorial Fund, with contributions from the Po Shing Woo Foundation, The Art Fund, the Friends of the V&A, the estate of T.S. Eliot, the Headley Trust and many private donations 1190-12-31 1175-01-01 ca. 1180-1190 (made) The Becket Casket: Reliquary Casket with scenes from the life of St Thomas Becket, copper alloy,... Height: 29.5 cm, Width: 34.4 cm, Depth: 12.4 cm, Weight: 5.28 kg English Romanesque Art 1066-1200 (Hayward Gallery, London 05/04/1984-08/07/1984) National Heritage Memorial Fund Silver Jubilee Exhibition (British Museum 01/10/2005-01/11/2005) Saved! 100 Years of the National Art Collections Fund (Hayward Gallery, London 23/10/2003-18/01/2004) Objects in Unusual Places (Canterbury Cathedral 14/06/2003-27/06/2003) Medieval and Renaissance, room 8 13911 The Becket Casket <u>St Thomas Becket and popular devotion</u>. This reliquary casket (or... 2014-08-29T20:12:05.000Z 2014-08-29T20:12:05.000Z 45.828781 Medieval and Renaissance, room 8, case 20 1.26201 Glass, copper alloy, enamel, crystal Copper alloy, champlevé enamel, crystal, glass; wooden core M.66-1997 m661997 O80222 Casket 1 English pounds sterling ( £ ) Reliquary Casket with scenes from the life of of St Thomas Becket. Of rectangular architectural... Limoges 2006BA1033 The murder of the Archbishop of Canterbury, Thomas Becket, in Canterbury Cathedral on 29... 3 VA the-becket-casket-casket-unknown 2014-08-14T00:00:00.000Z enamelling, engraving The Becket Casket 1190 1175 view
view SSEA 1879-12-31 before 1880 (made) Seated Buddha image in virasana bhumisparsa mudra on a shallow base. Crystal. Possibly Burmese.... Height: 9 cm, Width: 6.5 cm of base 15015 2014-08-29T20:16:40.000Z 2014-08-29T20:16:40.000Z 19.257959 In Storage 96.682999 crystal Moulded crystal 401(IS) 401is O81128 Seated buddha Seated Buddha image in virasana (crossed legged) bhumisparsa ("earth touching") mudra (position)... Burma 3 seated-buddha 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z moulded 1879 view
view SSEA 1879-12-31 before 1880 (made) Burmese seated Buddha image in virasana bhumisparsa mudra on a shallow base. Konbaung Dynasty... Height: 7 cm, Width: 5.1 cm of base 15059 2014-08-29T20:16:48.000Z 2014-08-29T20:16:48.000Z 19.257959 In Storage 96.682999 crystal Moulded crystal 410(IS) 410is O81174 Seated buddha Seated Buddha image in virasana (crossed legged) bhumisparsa ("earth touching") mudra (position)... Burma 3 seated-buddha 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z moulded 1879 view
view 2006av4394 jpg s Unknown Anna Contadini, <u>Fatimid Art at the V&A</u>, London, Victoria & Albert Museum, 1998, p.... MET 1000-12-31 0900-01-01 900-1000 (made) ca. 1300 (made) Pendant, crystal with silver, silver gilt and nielloed mounts. The crystal made in Egypt... Height: 6.3 cm, Width: 3.5 cm, Depth: 1.9 cm, Weight: 0.04 kg Medieval and Renaissance, room 10 Like most medieval jewels, nothing is known about the former owners or the craftsmen who made... Historical significance: This crystal is an example of Fatimid art. The Fatimids were an Islamic... 17850 2014-08-29T20:29:47.000Z 2014-08-29T20:29:47.000Z 26.69636 Medieval and Renaissance, room 10, case 16 30.246469 'AVE MARIA GRACIA PL(E)NA' 'Hail Mary, Full of Grace' Silver, gold, crystal, niello Crystal; silver, silver gilt; niello. M.110-1966 m1101966 O13443 Pendant 1 Pendant, comprising a crystal carved in the form of a fish, mounted with silver decorated with... Egypt 2006AV4394 The crystal made in Fatimid Egypt, the mounts probably made in France. Made of rock crystal, this pendant is in the form of a fish. It has a fin at the top, carved with... 3 VA pendant-unknown 2014-08-14T00:00:00.000Z carving, gilding, engraving 1000 900 view
view 2011fd2395 jpg s Reinoso, Diego Longhurst, Margaret H. <u>Catalogue of Carvings in Ivory.</u> London: Published under the... SCP Alfred Williams Hearn Gift 1696-12-31 1696-01-01 1696 (made) Panel, stone painted and gilt, set with crystal and ivory, St Dominic with dog, by Diego Reinoso,... Height: 6.5 cm, Width: 4 cm Sculpture, room 111 This small devotional object can be seen as medallic art, in that it displays one image on the... 48438 2014-08-29T22:32:25.000Z 2014-08-29T22:32:25.000Z 23.62574 Sculpture, room 111, case DR6 -101.956253 'DIEGO REINOSO /INVEN /TOR EN / MEXICO / 1696' crystal, stone, walrus ivory Stone, painted and gilt, set with crystals, with silver backing, and walrus ivory A.45-1923 a451923 O88816 Panel 1 Panel of bone painted and gilt, set with crystal \and walrus ivory; rectangular in shape with the... Mexico 2011FD2395 Ivory was popular as a material for religious subjects, especially during the 17th and 18th... 3 VA st-dominic-with-a-dog-panel-reinoso-diego 2014-02-13T00:00:00.000Z carving, painting (image-making), gilding St Dominic with a dog 1696 1696 view
view 2006ae9362 jpg s Unknown Oman, Charles. <u>The Golden Age of Hispanic Silver: 1600-1665</u>. London: Her Majesty's... MET Dr W.L. Hildburgh Bequest 1710-12-31 1685-01-01 ca. 1690-1710 (made) Silver-gilt set with crystals, probably Mexico, 1690 - 1710, unmarked. Height: 64 cm, Width: 24.6 cm, Diameter: 23.3 cm of foot The Counter Reformation (Sacred Silver and Stained Glass Galleries, the Victoria and Albert Museum 22/11/2005-22/11/2005) Sacred Silver & Stained Glass, room 84 The Counter Reformation The 16th century was a period of intense self examination for the Roman... Historical significance: The cast and applied winged cherubs' heads, modelled with a degree of... 84030 Sun Monstrance The function of a monstrance is to display the Sacred Host, the bread that is... 2014-08-30T01:03:21.000Z 2014-08-30T01:03:21.000Z 23.62574 Sacred Silver & Stained Glass, room 84, case 8 -101.956253 silver-gilt, crystal Silver-gilt, crystal M.252-1956 m2521956 O108694 Monstrance 1 Monstrance, silver-gilt, consisting of a frame of sun rays set with rock crystals encircling a... Mexico 2006AE9362 This object would have been used in a Catholic church. The function of a monstrance is to display... 3 VA monstrance-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1710 1685 view
view 2006aa8677 jpg s Unknown MET Dr W.L. Hildburgh Bequest 1600-12-31 1500-01-01 16th century (made) Silver, parcel-gilt, the relics covered with rock crystal, Spain, late 16th century Height: 385 mm, Width: 305 mm, Depth: 35 mm Holy Relics (Sacred Silver and Stained Glass Galleries, the Victoria and Albert Museum 22/11/2005-22/11/2005) Sacred Silver & Stained Glass, room 84 HOLY RELICS The bones, clothing or possessions associated with Christ and the saints were known... Hildburgh Bequest. Aquired in San Sebastian 1922 84554 Reliquary The bones and possessions associated with Christ and the saints are known as relics.... 2014-08-30T01:05:46.000Z 2014-08-30T01:05:46.000Z 39.89502 Sacred Silver & Stained Glass, room 84, case 3 -2.98868 Silver, crystal Silver, parcel- gilt M.153-1956 m1531956 O109415 Reliquary 1 Reliquary in the form of an oblong frame. Cast openwork ornament of cherubs and strapwork... Spain 2006AA8677 The bones and possessions associated with Christ and the saints are known as relics. In the... 3 VA reliquary-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z openwork, parcel gilt 1600 1500 view
view Cristóbal Balenciaga Cecil Beaton, Fashion: an anthology (London: Victoria & Albert Museum, 1971) Beaton cataolgue no. 14 T&F Given by Baroness Philippe de Rothschild 1961-08-31 1961-08-01 August 1961 (made) Evening trouser suit of embroidered chenille and wild silk, tunic designed by Cristóbal... Fashion: an anthology by Cecil Beaton (Victoria & Albert Museum 01/01/1971-31/12/1971) Baron Philippe de Rothschild was married in 1954 (following the death of his first wife at the... Worn and given by Baroness Philippe de Rothschild. Historical significance: The first use of... 84614 2014-08-30T01:06:03.000Z 2014-08-30T01:06:03.000Z 48.856918 In Storage 2.34121 Balenciaga, 10 Avenue George V, Paris 79493 silk, crystal, Melanex, chenille Chenille embroidered with melanex discs and crystal beads, wild silk T.23&A-1974 t231974 O109486 Evening trouser suit Evening trouser suit consisting of embroidered chenille tunic and wild silk trousers. [Tunic]... Paris Haute couture 2 evening-trouser-suit-cristobal-balenciaga 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z Weaving, beading 1961 1961 view
view 2006ad1774 jpg s Unknown MET 1000-12-31 0900-01-01 10th century (made) Length: 12.375 in, Width: 8 in, Depth: 3.125 in Medieval Worship (Sacred Silver and Stained Glass Galleries, the Victoria and Albert Museum 22/11/2005-22/11/2005) Sacred Silver & Stained Glass, room 84 Medieval Worship Until the 16th century Roman Catholicism was the universal faith of the... 85023 2014-08-30T01:08:00.000Z 2014-08-30T01:08:00.000Z 51.090839 Sacred Silver & Stained Glass, room 84, case 2 10.45424 wood, crystal, copper gilt Copper- gilt, wood, crystals 528-1893 5281893 O109950 Case for gospels 1 Copper- gilt on wood, set with crystals. Case for the Gospels. Wood; the cover is overlaid in... Germany 2006AD1774 3 VA case-for-gospels-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z engraving 1000 900 view
view 2006ae2841 jpg s Unknown MET Given by Dr W.L. Hildburgh 1400-12-31 1300-01-01 14th century (made) Copper-gilt, wood and crystal, Italy, ca.1300-50 Height: 19.5 in, Width: 11.75 in Altar and Processional Crosses (Sacred Silver and Stained Glass Galleries, the Victoria and Albert Museum 22/11/2005-22/11/2005) Sacred Silver & Stained Glass, room 84 Altar and Processional Crosses The cross is the distinctive emblem of Christianity and the symbol... Hildburgh Gift 85431 Altar Cross The cross is the central emblem of Christianity and the symbol of Christ's... 2014-08-30T01:09:44.000Z 2014-08-30T01:09:44.000Z 42.502998 Sacred Silver & Stained Glass, room 84, case 4 12.57341 wood, copper, coral, crystal Copper-gilt, wood, crystal, coral M.2-1951 m21951 O110484 Cross 1 Engraved copper- gilt on a wooden foundation set with crystal panels for covering relics and... Italy 2006AE2841 The cross is the central emblem of Christianity and the symbol of Christ’s Crucifixion. It first... 3 VA cross-unknown 2014-02-07T00:00:00.000Z gilding 1400 1300 view
view 2007bn6199 jpg s Unknown MET 1754-12-31 1745-01-01 ca. 1750 (made) England, about 1750 Gold, with rock crystal intaglio possibly of the arms of the Hoskins family... Height: 2.4 cm, Width: 2.1 cm, Depth: 3.3 cm Jewellery, room 91 mezzanine 87248 2014-08-30T01:18:07.000Z 2014-08-30T01:18:07.000Z 52.883289 Jewellery, room 91 mezzanine, case 66, shelf D, box 9 -1.97685 coat of arms gold, crystal Gold, with rock crystal intaglio 119-1864 1191864 O112865 Seal 1 Crystal intaglio with a coat of arms, possibly of Hoskins of Oxted, Surrey, in a gold mount. England 2007BN6199 3 VA seal-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z intaglio 1754 1745 view
view 2006bj5134 jpg s Unknown MET Given by Dame Joan Evans 1700-12-31 1650-01-01 late 17th century (made) Silver-gilt pendant (Heftel), decorated with enamel and coloured stones, Transylvania (Romania),... Height: 8.5 cm, Width: 7.5 cm, Depth: 2.2 cm Jewellery, room 91 mezzanine 88969 2014-08-30T01:26:10.000Z 2014-08-30T01:26:10.000Z 46.35313 Jewellery, room 91 mezzanine, case 78, shelf C, box 1 23.35364 silver-gilt, amethyst, crystal, paste, pearl Silver-gilt decorated with enamel and set with an amethyst, table-cut crystals, pastes and pearls M.54-1975 m541975 O114945 Pendant 1 Heavy concave circular pendant with scalloped rim, decorated with a twisted rope border, and set... Transylvania 2006BJ5134 Worn by women of German descent In the Middle Ages, German workers had a high reputation throughout Europe for their craft... 3 VA pendant-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1700 1650 view
view 2006bj7538 jpg s Hanius MET Bought with the aid of funds provided by Mr L.C.G. Clarke 1684-12-31 1675-01-01 ca. 1680 (made) Large silver-gilt pendant (Heftel), set with pastes and crystals, Transylvania (Romania), c.1680. Depth: 4.6 cm, Diameter: 13.0 cm Jewellery, room 91 mezzanine 88981 2014-08-30T01:26:14.000Z 2014-08-30T01:26:14.000Z 46.35313 Jewellery, room 91 mezzanine, case 78, shelf C, box 3 23.35364 'MHG' in contoured frame. Mark of Michael Hanius (around 1672) or Michael Hetzeldorfer (around... Silver, crystal, paste Silver-gilt set with pastes and rock crystal M.34-1922 m341922 O114958 Pendant 1 Large convex disc, decorated with cast baroque patterns round the rim, and set with pastes and... Transylvania 2006BJ7538 Worn by women of German descent In the Middle Ages, German workers had a high reputation throughout Europe for their craft... 3 VA pendant-hanius 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1684 1675 view