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view Airfix MoC Given by the Palitoy Company 1976-12-31 1976-01-01 1976 [Painting by Numbers Box] Length: 8.25 in, Width: 6.25 in, Depth: 1 in 37 2014-08-29T19:17:38.000Z 2014-08-29T19:17:38.000Z 52.883289 In Storage -1.97685 cardboard, hair, vinyl [Painting by Numbers Box] cardborad, printed in colours [Paint Brush] brush of hair with handle of blue vinyl B.433:1-1998 b4331998 O8187 Circus ride [Painting by Numbers Box] Box of card printed in colours to show the maker's details, title and... England 1976 is the copyright date Reason For Production: retail mass produced 3 circus-ride-painting-by-numbers-circus-ride-airfix 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z printed Circus Ride, Painting by Numbers 1976 1976 view
view Airfix MoC Given by the Palitoy Company 1979-12-31 1970-01-01 1970-1979 (manufactured) Airfix, English, 1970s Length: 8.25 in, Width: 6.25 in, Depth: 0.75 in Part of the Palitoy Archive 50 2014-08-29T19:17:42.000Z 2014-08-29T19:17:42.000Z 52.883289 In Storage -1.97685 49p. cardboard, hair, plastic, card, adhesive printed card B.453:1-1998 b4531998 O8375 Glitter pack card box, printed in colours to show the title and maker's details contains two pictures and the... England Reason For Production: retail mass produced 3 ponies-junior-new-artist-glitter-glitter-pack-airfix 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z printed Ponies; Junior New Artist, Glitter Pack 1979 1970 view
view 2008br4308 jpg s Unknown MET Given by Miss Anna Newton 1725-12-31 1695-01-01 ca. 1700-1725 (made) Gold slide, with silver, set with pearls enclosing an enamelled device of clasped hands and a... Height: 2.2 cm, Width: 2.4 cm, Depth: 1 cm Jewellery, room 91 mezzanine 810 2014-08-29T19:22:10.000Z 2014-08-29T19:22:10.000Z 52.883289 Jewellery, room 91 mezzanine, case 81, shelf D1, box 4 -1.97685 Glass, hair, Silver, gold, pearl Enamelled gold, with silver, set with pearls and with hair under glass 1634-1903 16341903 O126148 Slide 1 Gold slide, with silver, set with pearls enclosing an enamelled device of clasped hands and a... England 2008BR4308 The symbolic representations of love used in this jewel - clasped hands and a heart aflame - were... 3 VA slide-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z enamelling 1725 1695 view
view 2006bg9022 jpg s Unknown MET Given by Dame Joan Evans 1810-12-31 1790-01-01 1790-1810 (made) Gold clasp, ivory painted with watercolour of a portrait of a woman, reverse plaited hair,... Height: 4 cm, Width: 3 cm, Depth: 0.7 cm Jewellery, room 91 mezzanine 814 2014-08-29T19:22:11.000Z 2014-08-29T19:22:11.000Z 52.883289 Jewellery, room 91 mezzanine, case 81, shelf D, box 4 -1.97685 hair, ivory, watercolour, gold Gold, viory, watercolour with a painted portrait and hair M.97-1969 m971969 O126187 Clasp 1 Gold clasp set with ivory and painted in watercolour with a portrait of a woman, a spaniel at her... England 2006BG9022 Not all sentimental jewellery is associated with death. Some pieces express love, friendship and... 3 VA clasp-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z painting 1810 1790 view
view 2006bg9020 jpg s Unknown MET 1800-12-31 1775-01-01 1775-1800 (made) Engraved gold frame, ivory painted in watercolour with a miniature, embellished with hair and... Height: 4.6 cm, Width: 2.7 cm, Depth: 1 cm Jewellery, room 91 mezzanine 819 2014-08-29T19:22:12.000Z 2014-08-29T19:22:12.000Z 52.883289 Jewellery, room 91 mezzanine, case 81, shelf D3, box 16 -1.97685 'BEC' 'I Mourn for them I loved' hair, ivory, gold, pearl Engraved gold, ivory painted in watercolour with a miniature embellished with hair and pearls 945-1888 9451888 O126168 Locket 1 Engraved gold frame, ivory painted in watercolour with a miniature, embellished with hair and... England 2006BG9020 Memorial jewellery to honour the dead is one of the largest categories of 18th- century jewellery... 3 VA locket-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z engraving 1800 1775 view
view 2006bg9000 jpg s Unknown MET 1800-12-31 1750-01-01 late 18th century (made) Engraved gold, ivory painted in watercolour, hair, England, 1775-1800 Height: 2.7 cm, Width: 1.4 cm, Depth: 0.6 cm Jewellery, room 91 mezzanine 822 2014-08-29T19:22:13.000Z 2014-08-29T19:22:13.000Z 52.883289 Jewellery, room 91 mezzanine, case 81, shelf D, box 4 -1.97685 hair, ivory, watercolour, gold Engraved gold, ivory, hair, watercolour 969-1888 9691888 O126153 Locket 1 Engraved gold, ivory painted in watercolour with a miniature of a woman in a landscape. England 2006BG9000 Memorial jewellery to honour the dead is one of the largest categories of 18th- century jewellery... 3 VA locket-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z engraving 1800 1750 view
view 2006bg8992 jpg s Unknown MET 1750-12-31 1700-01-01 early 18th century (made) Gold mourning solitaire with an enamelled skull and the initials <i>HE</i> and <i>WE</i> in gold... Height: 1.6 cm, Width: 1.8 cm, Depth: 0.8 cm 829 2014-08-29T19:22:16.000Z 2014-08-29T19:22:16.000Z 52.883289 In Storage -1.97685 'HE' 'WE' hair, gold, wire Enamelled gold with wire and hair 1127-1864 11271864 O126178 Mourning solitaire Gold mourning solitaire with an enamelled skull and the initials <i>HE</i> and <i>WE</i> in gold... England 2006BG8992 3 mourning-solitaire-unknown 2013-09-11T00:00:00.000Z enamelling 1750 1700 view
view 2006bg6915 jpg s Unknown MET 1800-12-31 1775-01-01 1775-1800 (made) Engraved gold frame enclosing a miniature of an urn with the initials <i>WWL</i> surmounted by... Height: 4.8 cm, Width: 2.8 cm, Depth: 0.6 cm Jewellery, room 91 mezzanine 832 2014-08-29T19:22:16.000Z 2014-08-29T19:22:16.000Z 52.883289 Jewellery, room 91 mezzanine, case 81, shelf D3, box 7 -1.97685 'WWL' 'A Pledge of Eternal Affection' hair, ivory, gold Engraved gold, hair, ivory 941-1888 9411888 O126191 Locket 1 Engraved gold frame enclosing a miniature of an urn painted on ivory with hair and with the... England 2006BG6915 Memorial jewellery to honour the dead is one of the largest categories of 18th- century jewellery... 3 VA locket-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z engraving 1800 1775 view
view 2006bg8996 jpg s Unknown MET Bequeathed by Mrs Isobel Baynes 1784-12-31 1775-01-01 ca.1780 (made) Enamelled gold locket, ivory painted in waterolour, monogram <i>MCG</i> decorated with hair and... Height: 2.2 cm, Width: 1.5 cm, Depth: 0.4 cm Jewellery, room 91 mezzanine 836 2014-08-29T19:22:18.000Z 2014-08-29T19:22:18.000Z 52.883289 Jewellery, room 91 mezzanine, case 81, shelf D5, box 12 -1.97685 'MCG' 'FIDELLE ET SECRET' hair, ivory, gold, enamel Enamelled gold, ivory with a painted monogram and set with hair M.57-1950 m571950 O126183 Locket 1 Enamelled gold locket enamel and design in hair on ivory with watercolour inscription under... England 2006BG8996 Hair had long been important in sentimental jewellery, but during the 18th century it took on a... 3 VA locket-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z painting, enamelling 1784 1775 view
view 2006bg8986 jpg s Unknown MET Bequeathed by Mrs Isobel Baynes 1800-12-31 1775-01-01 1775-1800 (made) Gold locket with an openwork bow, set with pearls and green glass pastes, enclosing plaited hair.... Height: 2.6 cm, Width: 1.4 cm, Depth: 0.7 cm Jewellery, room 91 mezzanine 837 2014-08-29T19:22:19.000Z 2014-08-29T19:22:19.000Z 52.883289 Jewellery, room 91 mezzanine, case 81, shelf D5, box 4 -1.97685 'FE' or EE hair, gold, pearl, glass paste Gold set with pearls and green glass pastes, enclosing plaited hair M.59-1950 m591950 O126182 Locket 1 Gold locket with an openwork bow, set with half pearls and green glass pastes, enclosing plaited... England 2006BG8986 Hair had long been important in sentimental jewellery, but during the 18th century it took on a... 3 VA locket-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1800 1775 view
view 2006bg6920 jpg s Unknown MET 1800-12-31 1750-01-01 late 18th century (made) Engraved gold frame, ivory painted with watercolour with a miniature of a woman handing a heart... Height: 4.5 cm, Width: 2.7 cm, Depth: 1.1 cm Jewellery, room 91 mezzanine 841 2014-08-29T19:22:20.000Z 2014-08-29T19:22:20.000Z 52.883289 Jewellery, room 91 mezzanine, case 81, shelf D3, box 21 -1.97685 Inscribed <i>I ALONE CAN HEAL</i> crossed by the name <i>Fergusson</i> Glass, paper, hair, ivory, watercolour, gold Engraved gold frame, ivory painted in watercolour The back of plaited hair crossed by the name <i>Fergusson</i> on paper. 950-1888 9501888 O126163 Locket 1 Engraved gold frame, ivory painted in watercolour with a miniature of a woman handing a heart... England 2006BG6920 Memorial jewellery to honour the dead is one of the largest categories of 18th- century jewellery... 3 VA locket-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1800 1750 view
view 2006bg9004 jpg s Unknown MET 1800-12-31 1775-01-01 1775-1800 (made) Scroll shaped gold frame set with pearls and enclosing plaited hair under rock crystal, England,... Height: 2.2 cm, Width: 3 cm, Depth: 1 cm Jewellery, room 91 mezzanine 842 2014-08-29T19:22:20.000Z 2014-08-29T19:22:20.000Z 52.883289 Jewellery, room 91 mezzanine, case 81, shelf D5, box 8 -1.97685 hair, gold, pearls, rock crystal Gold set with pearls and enclosing plaited hair under rock crystal 972-1888 9721888 O126161 Brooch 1 Scroll shaped gold frame set with pearls and enclosing plaited hair under rock crystal England 2006BG9004 Hair had long been important in sentimental jewellery, but during the 18th century it took on a... 3 VA brooch-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1800 1775 view
view 2006bh1224 jpg s Unknown MET Transferred to the V&A from the National Portrait Gallery 1796-12-31 1796-01-01 1796 (dated) Gold pendant, the frame with plaited hairwork enclosing a hair wheatsheaf (the Vasa crest) bound... Height: 6.7 cm, Width: 4.7 cm, Depth: 1.3 cm Jewellery, room 91 mezzanine Historical significance: Part of a collection of relics of the architect Sir William Chambers... 843 2014-08-29T19:22:20.000Z 2014-08-29T19:22:20.000Z 52.883289 Jewellery, room 91 mezzanine, case 81, shelf D5, box 10 -1.97685 inscribed in seed pearls <i>Sir William Chambers died March 1796, Aged 74.</i> Glass, hair, gold, seed pearls, diamond Gold with plaited hairwork with a diamond band on blue glass with seed pearls M.7-1958 m71958 O126160 Pendant 1 Gold pendant, the frame with plaited hairwork enclosing a hair wheatsheaf (the Vasa crest) bound... England 2006BH1224 The architect Sir William Chambers who is commemorated by this jewel was born in Sweden. The Vasa... 3 VA pendant-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1796 1796 view
view 2006bg9036 jpg s Unknown MET Given by Dame Joan Evans 1746-12-31 1746-01-01 1746 (dated) Enamelled gold pendant, set with an emerald and garnets, enclosing hair under rock crystal,... Height: 3.5 cm, Width: 2.6 cm, Depth: 0.8 cm Jewellery, room 91 mezzanine 844 2014-08-29T19:22:21.000Z 2014-08-29T19:22:21.000Z 52.883289 Jewellery, room 91 mezzanine, case 81, shelf D5, box 3 -1.97685 inscribed <i>Prudence Fixes Me Octr 15th</i> engraved <i>Have My Friendship for Ever Aug 16... hair, gold, garnet, emerald, rock crystal Enamelled gold set with an emerald and garnets, enclosing hair under rock crystal M.120-1962 m1201962 O126159 Pendant 1 Enamelled gold pendant, set with an emerald and garnets, enclosing hair under rock crystal,... England 2006BG9036 Hair jewels were worn to cherish the living as well as to remember the dead. The survival of many... 3 VA pendant-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1746 1746 view
view 2006bg8998 jpg s Unknown MET Bequeathed by Mrs Isobel Baynes 1784-12-31 1775-01-01 ca. 1780 (made) Enamelled gold pendant with a painted flower decorated with hair and the motto <i>RICORDATI DE... Height: 2.4 cm, Width: 1.5 cm, Depth: 0.5 cm Jewellery, room 91 mezzanine 845 2014-08-29T19:22:21.000Z 2014-08-29T19:22:21.000Z 52.883289 Jewellery, room 91 mezzanine, case 81, shelf D5, box 11 -1.97685 motto <i>RICORDATI DE ME</i> hair, ivory, gold, enamel Enamelled gold with painted and hair decoration M.56-1950 m561950 O126184 Pendant 1 Enamelled gold pendant with a painted flower decorated with hair and the motto Remember me in... England 2006BG8998 Hair had long been important in sentimental jewellery, but during the 18th century it took on a... 3 VA pendant-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1784 1775 view
view 2006bg8968 jpg s Unknown MET Given by Dame Joan Evans 1654-12-31 1645-01-01 ca. 1650 (made) Gold pendant with the royal cipher of Charles I in gold wire mounted over what is thought to be... Height: 2.5 cm, Width: 1.8 cm, Depth: 0.8 cm Jewellery, room 91 mezzanine Historical significance: Commemorates the execution of Charles I 850 2014-08-29T19:22:23.000Z 2014-08-29T19:22:23.000Z 52.883289 Jewellery, room 91 mezzanine, case 81, shelf D2, box 2 -1.97685 inscribed <i>CR REX MARTYR</i> Glass, hair, gold, gold wire Engraved gold with hair and gold wire under glass M.103-1962 m1031962 O126199 Pendant 1 Gold pendant with the royal cipher of Charles I in gold wire mounted over what is thought to be... England 2006BG8968 3 VA pendant-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z engraving 1654 1645 view
view 2006bh1234 jpg s Unknown MET Given by Dame Joan Evans 1704-12-31 1704-01-01 1704 (dated) Gold slide, converted into a brooch, with two enamelled angels bearing a celestial crown and a... Height: 1.9 cm, Width: 2.7 cm, Depth: 0.9 cm Jewellery, room 91 mezzanine Historical significance: Sir Andrew Leake, R.N. served in the Mediterranean during the War of... 860 2014-08-29T19:22:26.000Z 2014-08-29T19:22:26.000Z 52.883289 Jewellery, room 91 mezzanine, case 81, shelf D1, box 18 -1.97685 inscribed <i>Sr An: Leake Kil'd by ye French off of Malaga Augt 13th 1704</i> hair, gold, enamel, gold thread, rock crystal Gold with hair, gold wire, enamel and rock crystal M.124-1962 m1241962 O126116 Slide 1 Gold slide, converted into a brooch, with two enamelled angels bearing a celestial crown and a... England 2006BH1234 This mourning slide (later converted into a brooch) was made to commemorate the death of Sir... 3 VA slide-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1704 1704 view
view 2006bh1237 jpg s Unknown MET Given by Miss Jessie Turtle 1694-12-31 1685-01-01 ca. 1690 (made) Gold slide, with four enamelled gold cherubs and a cipher on a background of hair, under rock... Height: 2 cm, Width: 2.3 cm, Depth: 1 cm Jewellery, room 91 mezzanine 862 2014-08-29T19:22:26.000Z 2014-08-29T19:22:26.000Z 52.883289 Jewellery, room 91 mezzanine, case 81, shelf D1, box 17 -1.97685 hair, gold, enamel, rock crystal Enamelled gold with hair and rock crystal M.31-1951 m311951 O126115 Slide 1 Gold slide, with four enamelled gold cherubs and a cipher on a background of hair, under rock... England 2006BH1237 Cherubs were widely understood as symbols of love in the years around 1700. As decorative... 3 VA slide-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1694 1685 view
view 2006bg9051 jpg s Unknown MET Bequeathed by Frank Ward 1697-12-31 1697-01-01 1697 (dated) Gold slide, with a skull on a winged hour-glass and two cherubs on an enamelled coffin, under... Height: 1.9 cm, Width: 2.2 cm, Depth: 0.8 cm Jewellery, room 91 mezzanine 864 2014-08-29T19:22:27.000Z 2014-08-29T19:22:27.000Z 52.883289 Jewellery, room 91 mezzanine, case 81, shelf D1, box 14 -1.97685 inscribed <i>MEM. MORI</i> with the initials <i>EB</i> 'Remember Death' engraved <i>obt 6 Feb... hair, gold, enamel, rock crystal Enamelled and inscribed gold with hair and rock crystal M.12-1960 m121960 O126112 Slide 1 Gold slide, with a skull on a winged hour-glass and two cherubs on an enamelled coffin inscribed... England 2006BG9051 Jewels commemorating the dead were widely worn in the decades around 1700. Stark imagery such as... 3 VA slide-unknown 2013-11-11T00:00:00.000Z enamelling 1697 1697 view
view 2006bg9008 jpg s Unknown MET 1800-12-31 1750-01-01 late 18th century (made) Gold with plaited hair, hair in design, ivory painted in watercolour with a miniature of a woman... Height: 4.1 cm, Width: 2.2 cm, Depth: 0.7 cm Jewellery, room 91 mezzanine 869 2014-08-29T19:22:29.000Z 2014-08-29T19:22:29.000Z 52.883289 Jewellery, room 91 mezzanine, case 81, shelf D3, box 17 -1.97685 'Not lost but gone before' 'To bliss' 'IG' hair, ivory, gold Gold with plaited hair, hair in design, ivory painted in watercolour 920-1888 9201888 O126188 Brooch 1 Gold with plaited hair, hair in design, ivory painted in watercolour with a miniature of a woman... England 2006BG9008 Memorial jewellery to honour the dead is one of the largest categories of 18th- century jewellery... 3 VA brooch-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1800 1750 view