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view 2006bg9049 jpg s Unknown MET Bequeathed by Frank Ward 1704-12-31 1695-01-01 ca. 1700 (made) Gold slide, with an enamelled skeleton on a coffin inscribed <i>I Rest</i> and two angels... Height: 2 cm, Width: 2.2 cm, Depth: 0.8 cm Jewellery, room 91 mezzanine 820 2014-08-29T19:22:13.000Z 2014-08-29T19:22:13.000Z 52.883289 Jewellery, room 91 mezzanine, case 81, shelf D1, box 13 -1.97685 <i>I Rest</i> <i>MT</i> gold, foil, enamel, gold thread, rock crystal Gold slide decorated with gold, enamel gold thread, hair and foil M.14-1960 m141960 O126111 Slide 1 Gold slide, with an enamelled skeleton on a coffin inscribed <i>I Rest</i> and two gold angels... England 2006BG9049 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 1704 1695 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 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 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 2006bh1244 jpg s Unknown MET Bequeathed by Frank Ward 1704-12-31 1695-01-01 ca. 1700 (made) Gold slide, with an enamelled skeleton holding an arrow with the initials <i>IC</i> on a... Height: 2.1 cm, Width: 2.3 cm, Depth: 1.1 cm Jewellery, room 91 mezzanine 884 2014-08-29T19:22:34.000Z 2014-08-29T19:22:34.000Z 52.883289 Jewellery, room 91 mezzanine, case 81, shelf D1, box 11 -1.97685 <i>IC</i> <i>IC OBT 6 JUL AETA 3 YE 8 MO</i> hair, gold, enamel, rock crystal Enamelled gold with hair under rock crystal M.11-1960 m111960 O126147 Slide 1 Gold slide, with an enamelled skeleton holding an arrow with the initials <i>IC</i> on a... England 2006BH1244 Jewels commemorating the dead were widely worn during the 17th century. From the inscription on... 3 VA slide-unknown 2013-11-11T00:00:00.000Z 1704 1695 view
view 2006bj4193 jpg s Unknown MET Given by Dame Joan Evans 1700-12-31 1680-01-01 1680-1700 (made) Pendant cross composed of rock crystals set in gold and silver with painted enamel decoration,... Height: 6.3 cm, Width: 4.7 cm, Depth: 0.6 cm Jewellery, room 91 1602 2014-08-29T19:25:47.000Z 2014-08-29T19:25:47.000Z 52.976181 Jewellery, room 91, case 10, shelf A, box 8 7.85784 Silver, gold, enamel, rock crystal Rock crystals set in gold and silver with enamel decoration M.109-1975 m1091975 O116842 Pendant cross 1 Pendant cross composed of rose-cut rock crystals set in gold and silver with painted enamel... Europe 2006BJ4193 3 VA pendant-cross-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z enamelling 1700 1680 view
view 2008bu2760 jpg s Unknown W.B. Honey, Gold-Engraving under Glass, Connoisseur, 1933, p.378 and fig.3 Honey felt that the... CER Alfred Williams Hearn Bequest 1480-12-31 1465-01-01 ca. 1470-1480 (made) Rectangular pendant, two back-to-back bevelled edge rock crystal panels each backed with engraved... Height: 5.5 cm, Width: 2.8 cm maximum, Depth: 0.8 cm Medieval and Renaissance, room 62 This small rock crystal pendant containing two images of saints delicately engraved with a fine... This object was one of a number of outstanding objects presented and bequeathed to the Museum by... 7214 2014-08-29T19:42:18.000Z 2014-08-29T19:42:18.000Z 50.763955 Medieval and Renaissance, room 62, case 8 9.68269 Silver, gold leaf, rock crystal Engraved gold leaf behind rock crystal, in a silver mount C.78-1931 c781931 O5775 Pendant 1 Rectangular pendant consisting of two panels of rock crystal back-to-back, each panel with... Upper Rhine 2008BU2760 Both these images are derived from engraved prints by one of the early German Masters such as... This pendant composed of two panels of rock crystal backed by gold leaf engraved with images of... 3 VA pendant-unknown 2014-01-06T00:00:00.000Z verre églomisé 1480 1465 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 Unknown White, Helen. <u>Snuff Bottles from China</u>. London: Bamboo Publishing Ltd in association with... EAS 1974-12-31 1966-01-01 1966-1974 (made) Snuff bottle, rock crystal, the decoration depicts a scene from the ballet <font i>The White... Height: 6.4 cm Ceramics Study Galleries, Asia & Europe, room 137 Decoration is derived from one of the few ballets officially sanctioned by the Cultural... 11115 2014-08-29T19:58:58.000Z 2014-08-29T19:58:58.000Z Ceramics Study Galleries, Asia & Europe, room 137, case 15, shelf 3 metal, coral, rock crystal Rock crystal, painted on the inside and coral stopper FE.10&A-1989 fe101989 O8301 Snuff bottle 1 Snuff bottle of rock crystal, painted on the inside. Coral stopper. [Snuff bottle] Snuff bottle,... China Peking or Shandong, CHINA Snuff is powdered tobacco, usually blended with aromatic herbs or spices. The habit of... 2 VA snuff-bottle-unknown 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z Painted, painting (image-making) 1974 1966 view
view 2006au9138 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) Chinese snuff bottle, carved rock crystal, decorated with a rosette pattern, Qing Dynasty;... Height: 5.2 cm 11529 2014-08-29T20:01:35.000Z 2014-08-29T20:01:35.000Z 36.894451 In Storage 104.165649 '<font -i>Jing zhai</font>' rock crystal Carved rock crystal C.1618-1910 c16181910 O8747 Snuff bottle The bottle is in the form of a ten-sided disc. It does not have a stopper. It is made of rock... China 2006AU9138 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
view 2006au9138 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) Chinese snuff bottle, carved rock crystal, each side of the bottle is decorated with a rosette... Height: 5.0 cm bottle 11530 2014-08-29T20:01:36.000Z 2014-08-29T20:01:36.000Z 36.894451 In Storage 104.165649 Incised shop name in large seal characters, <font -i>Shou chun lou ji</font> Long life camelia... metal, quartz, rock crystal Carved rock crystal, with a stopper of coloured quartz set in gilded metal C.1617-1910 c16171910 O8748 Snuff bottle The bottle is in the form of a ten-sided disc with a dome-shaped stopper. It is made of rock... China 2006AU9138 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, gilding 1895 1750 view
view 2006ah0256 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) Chinese snuff bottle, carved rock crystal, decoration depicts two chi dragons on each side, Qing... Height: 5.5 cm bottle only 11533 2014-08-29T20:01:36.000Z 2014-08-29T20:01:36.000Z 36.894451 In Storage 104.165649 rock crystal Carved rock crystal C.1630-1910 c16301910 O8749 Snuff bottle The bottle is an oval flattened flask form with a flat-topped stopper. The bottle is made of rock... China 2006AH0256 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 1820 1780 view
view 2006ah0256 jpg s Unknown White, Helen. <u>Snuff Bottles from China</u>. London: Bamboo Publishing Ltd in association with... EAS Salting Bequest 1850-12-31 1821-01-01 1821-1850 (made) Chinese snuff bottle, rock crystal carved in shallow relief, heart-shaped flattened flask form,... Height: 5.7 cm The carving is related to the Moghul style which became a court taste after the flow into China... 11534 2014-08-29T20:01:37.000Z 2014-08-29T20:01:37.000Z 36.894451 In Storage 104.165649 rock crystal Rock crystal carved in shallow relief C.1628-1910 c16281910 O8750 Snuff bottle The bottle is a heart-shaped flattened flask form with short cylindrical splayed neck. It does... China 2006AH0256 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 1821 view
view 2006ah0256 jpg s Unknown White, Helen. <u>Snuff Bottles from China</u>. London: Bamboo Publishing Ltd in association with... EAS Salting Bequest 1909-12-31 1750-01-01 1750-1909 (made) Chinese snuff bottle, quartz crystal and carnelian, decoration depicts a bearded old man sitting... [Snuff bottle] Height: 5.8 cm 11535 2014-08-29T20:01:37.000Z 2014-08-29T20:01:37.000Z 36.894451 In Storage 104.165649 metal, carnelian, rock crystal [Snuff bottle] Rock crystal carved in relief [Stopper] Carnelian, or possibly red glass, set in a metal mount C.1627&A-1910 c16271910 O8751 Snuff bottle The bottle is an elongated flattened flask form curving to a slightly narrower base, with rounded... China 2006AH0256 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 1909 1750 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, decoration depicts two scaly dragons, Qing Dynasty;... [Snuff bottle] Height: 6.5 cm The crude quality of the carving suggests that this bottle and C.1624-1910 were made during... 11539 2014-08-29T20:01:38.000Z 2014-08-29T20:01:38.000Z 36.894451 In Storage 104.165649 coral, malachite (mineral), azurite, rock crystal [Snuff bottle] Rock crystal, with decoration carved in relief [Stopper] Azurite, coral and malachite C.1621&A-1910 c16211910 O8752 Snuff bottle [Snuff bottle] The bottle is a flattened flask form with sloping shoulders and slightly splayed... 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 2006au9459 jpg s Unknown White, Helen. <u>Snuff Bottles from China</u>. London: Bamboo Publishing Ltd in association with... EAS Wells Bequest 1870-12-31 1850-01-01 1850-1870 (made) Chinese snuff bottle, carved rock crystal, decoration depicts a coiled dragon with clouds, Qing... [Snuff bottle] Height: 6.0 cm This bottle and its partner, 1637-1882, were loaned to the museum in 1872, ten years before their... 11540 2014-08-29T20:01:39.000Z 2014-08-29T20:01:39.000Z 36.894451 In Storage 104.165649 Glass, metal, rock crystal [Snuff bottle] Rock crystal with decoration carved in relief [Stopper] Coloured and crackled glass set in metal 1636-1882 16361882 O8754 Snuff bottle [Snuff bottle] The bottle is a rounded flattened flask form. It is made of rock crystal, with... China 2006AU9459 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, crackling 1870 1850 view
view 2006au9459 jpg s Unknown White, Helen. <u>Snuff Bottles from China</u>. London: Bamboo Publishing Ltd in association with... EAS Wells Bequest 1870-12-31 1850-01-01 1850-1870 (made) Chinese snuff bottle, rock crystal carved in relief, decoration depicts a coiled dragon with... [Snuff bottle] Height: 6.0 cm This bottle and its partner, 1636-1882, were loaned to the museum in 1872, ten years before their... 11541 2014-08-29T20:01:39.000Z 2014-08-29T20:01:39.000Z 36.894451 In Storage 104.165649 Glass, metal, rock crystal [Snuff bottle] Rock crystal carved in relief [Stopper] Coloured and crackled glass set in metal 1637-1882 16371882 O8755 Snuff bottle [Snuff bottle] The bottle is a rounded flattened flask form. It is made of rock crystal, with... China 2006AU9459 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, crackling 1870 1850 view
view 2006au9180 jpg s Unknown White, Helen. <u>Snuff Bottles from China</u>. London: Bamboo Publishing Ltd in association with... EAS Salting Bequest 1909-12-31 1750-01-01 1750-1909 (made) Chinese snuff bottle,carved rock crystal, decoration depicts lotus and aster plants, Qing... Height: 4.2 cm bottle only 11548 2014-08-29T20:01:41.000Z 2014-08-29T20:01:41.000Z 36.894451 In Storage 104.165649 poem metal, coral, rock crystal Carved rock crystal with a stopper of coral set in gilt metal C.1626-1910 c16261910 O8762 Snuff bottle The bottle is slightly flattened cubic form with short cylindrical neck. It has a gradated... China 2006AU9180 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, incising 1909 1750 view