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view 2006av2239 jpg s Unknown Swallow, Deborah and John Guy eds. <font u>Arts of India: 1550-1900</font u>. text by Rosemary... SSEA 1854-12-31 1845-01-01 ca. 1850 (made) Necklace, gold set with rubies, diamonds and pastes, Madras, ca. 1850. Height: 3.8 cm, Width: 4.4 cm A Golden Treasury. (Cartwright Hall, Bradford 01/01/1988-31/12/1988) South Asia, room 41 The form of the necklace, and the claw setting of the stones of the pendant show obvious European... 575 2014-08-29T19:21:01.000Z 2014-08-29T19:21:01.000Z 13.06397 South Asia, room 41, case 10 80.24311 gold, diamond, ruby, paste Engraved gold, set with rubies, diamonds and pastes 03314(IS) 03314is O18879 Necklace 1 Engraved gold necklace set with rubies, diamonds and pastes. Gold formed in foliate motifs with... Madras 2006AV2239 The sliding gold chain supports a gold pendant set with rubies, diamonds and pastes (imitation... 3 VA necklace-necklace-unknown 2014-08-07T00:00:00.000Z engraved Necklace 1854 1845 view
view 2006ay0733 jpg s Giuliano, Carlo Geoffrey Munn, <u>Castellani and Giuliano. Revivalist jewellers of the Nineteenth... MET Given by Carlo and Arthur Giuliano 1871-12-31 1862-01-01 ca. 1867 (made) Vase-shaped pendant, enamelled gold decorated with rubies, with three enamelled cherub terms,... Height: 8.4 cm, Width: 3.8 cm, Depth: 2.7 cm Jewellery, room 91 Applied plaque with Carlo Giuliano's second mark. This vase-shaped pendant, with three enamelled... 1532 2014-08-29T19:25:29.000Z 2014-08-29T19:25:29.000Z 51.506321 Jewellery, room 91, case 19, shelf D, box 6 -0.12714 'CG' gold, diamond, ruby, pearl Enamelled gold, set with rubies, diamonds and river pearls 164-1900 1641900 O115938 Pendant 1 Vase-shaped pendant, enamelled gold decorated with table cut rubies, with three enamelled cherub... London 2006AY0733 This pendant, made by Carlo Giuliano, may have been shown at the international exhibition in... 3 VA pendant-giuliano-carlo 2013-11-11T00:00:00.000Z 1871 1862 view
view Unknown MET Bequeathed by George Mitchell 1754-12-31 1745-01-01 ca. 1750 (made) Amethystine quartz box mounted in gold, with brilliant-cut diamonds and garnets in silver... Height: 4.2 cm, Width: 8.3 cm, Depth: 6.6 cm Jewellery, room 91 mezzanine 1674 2014-08-29T19:26:08.000Z 2014-08-29T19:26:08.000Z 51.03973 Jewellery, room 91 mezzanine, case 61, shelf A, box 5 13.612906 Silver, gold, diamond, ruby, quartz Amethystine quartz mounted in gold, with brilliant-cut diamonds set in silver and garnets in gold 184-1878 1841878 O113733 Box 1 amethystine quartz box mounted in gold, with brilliant-cut diamonds set in silver and garnets in... Dresden 3 VA box-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1754 1745 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 2006av4501 jpg s Franchi and Son (Messrs.) Snodin, Michael. Some designs for English gold and silver. <u>V&A Album</u>. 1985, vol. 4, pp.... MET 1816-12-31 1815-01-01 1815-1816 (hallmarked) Mounted agate bowl, English, 19th century Height: 24.13 cm, Width: 13.97 cm The Dream of Happiness - The Art of Historicism in Europe, Council of Europe Art Exhibition 1996 (Künstlerhaus, Vienna 13/09/1996-06/01/1997) London - World City 1800-1840 (Villa Hügel 04/06/1992-08/11/1992) Fake: The Art Of Deception (British Museum 02/03/1990-22/04/1990) British Galleries, room 120 Probably designed by William Beckford (1760-1844) and Gregorio Franchi (1770-1828); made by James... 10663 The mounts bear the London hall-mark for 1815-16; maker's mark of Joseph Angell. The agate cup... 2014-08-29T19:56:35.000Z 2014-08-29T19:56:35.000Z 51.506321 British Galleries, room 120, case 22 -0.12714 'JA' within a rectangle with cut corners 'U' date letter lion passant (guardant) sovereign's... agate, Silver, chalcedony, ruby Agate, with chalcedony knops set with rubies, in silver-gilt mounts 428:1, 2-1882 4281882 O7771 Cup and cover 1 Indian agate bowl and cover and chalcedony knops set with rubies in silver-gilt mounts London 2006AV4501 Previously attributed to Joseph Angell, but as Snodin and Baker have shown, the evidence of... Object Type The agate for this cup and cover probably came from India, but may have been carved... 3 VA cup-and-cover-franchi-and-son 2014-08-14T00:00:00.000Z gilding, carved, engraved 1816 1815 view
view 2006ab9825 jpg s Unknown MET Given by Dame Joan Evans 1600-12-31 1570-01-01 ca. 1575-1600 (made) Enamelled gold dress ornament with a central openwork heart with a skull and cross-bones, two... Height: 5.1 cm, Width: 4.7 cm, Depth: 1.4 cm Jewellery, room 91 10844 2014-08-29T19:57:23.000Z 2014-08-29T19:57:23.000Z 51.090839 Jewellery, room 91, case 7, shelf A, box 3 10.45424 gold, enamel, diamond, ruby, emerald, pearl Enamelled gold set with rubies, emeralds, table-cut diamonds and pearls M.66-1975 m661975 O114904 Brooch 1 Enamelled gold dress ornament with a central openwork heart with a skull and cross-bones, two... Germany 2006AB9825 3 VA brooch-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1600 1570 view
view CER 1749-12-31 1725-01-01 ca. 1730 - ca. 1745 (made) Beaker, glass, Bohemia ca. 1730-1745 Height: 9 cm Glass, room 131 12074 The medallion is backed with ruby. 2014-08-29T20:04:45.000Z 2014-08-29T20:04:45.000Z 49.803589 Glass, room 131, case 20, shelf 2 14.47879 Glass, ruby, lacquer [] 568A-1903 568a1903 O9462 Beaker 1 Beaker, double glass with engraved gold and silver foil backed with laquer colours. Bohemia 3 VA beaker 2014-01-06T00:00:00.000Z 1749 1725 view
view 2006am6936 jpg s Wyatt, Matthew Cotes Bryant, Julius. <u>Bashaw by Matthew Cotes Wyatt</u>, London: HMSO, 1983. A Victoria and Albert... SCP 1838-12-31 1827-01-01 ca. 1832 - ca. 1834 (made) 1832-1834 (made) 1834 (exhibited) Statue, in black, grey and white marble, portrait of Bashaw, 'the faithful friend of man', a... Height: 149.5 cm maximum, including base, Width: 154 cm maximum, Depth: 80 cm maximum, base, Height: 84 cm, Height: 63 cm Great Exhibition of the Works of Industry of all Nations Exhibited in London in 1834 and 1835 and at the Great Exhibition of 1851 British Galleries, room 120 John William Ward, Earl of Dudley, a wealthy bachelor aristocrat, recently retired from politics,... 12222 British Galleries: Bashaw was a Newfoundland dog that belonged to the Earl of Dudley. The Earl... 2014-08-29T20:05:24.000Z 2014-08-29T20:05:24.000Z 51.506321 British Galleries, room 120, case FS -0.12714 bronze, Limestone, ruby, amber, sardonyx, white marble, grey marble, yellow marble, topaz, black marble Coloured marbles and hardstones; eyes of topaz, sardonyx and black lava; snake of bronze, with ruby eyes; cushion mounts of gilt bronze A.4:1 to 6-1960 a41960 O9638 Statue 1 This portrait of a Newfoundland dog, which is executed in black, white and grey marble, with eyes... London 2006AM6936 Object Type This life-size sculpture of a Newfoundland dog was commissioned by John William Ward,... 3 VA bashaw-the-faithful-friend-of-statue-wyatt-matthew-cotes 2014-08-21T00:00:00.000Z carving Bashaw, 'the faithful friend of man'; The faithful Friend of Man Trampling under Foot his most Insidious Enemy 1838 1827 view
view 2011et1154 jpg s Lowry, John. <u>Burmese Art:Victoria and Albert Museum</u> London Her Majesty's Stationery Office... SSEA 1850-12-31 1850-01-01 ca 1850 (made) Burmese gold box and cover. Konbaung Dynasty (1752-1885). ca. 1850. Set with rubies, diamonds and... Height: 8.9 cm, Diameter: 11.4 cm [cover (closure)] Height: 8.6 cm, Diameter: 11.4 cm [Box] Height: 8.9 cm, Diameter: 11.4 cm South-East Asia, room 47a Received into Indian Museum 1855. Possibly part of the Exposition Universelle in Paris... 13005 2014-08-29T20:08:36.000Z 2014-08-29T20:08:36.000Z 19.257959 South-East Asia, room 47a, case 15 96.682999 gold, ruby, emerald, diamonds, rubies Gold, diamonds, emeralds and rubies 02751A/(IS) 027510 O10613 Box 1 Massive gold straight sided cylindrical Betel Box. Grooved patterns closely inlaid with rubies,... Burma 2011ET1154 Acquired by the India Museum in 1855. Unique 3 VA box 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z inlay 1850 1850 view
view SSEA 1880-12-31 1850-01-01 1850 - 1880 (made) Burmese semi-circular jewelled gold box, Konbaung Dynasty (1752-1885), ca. 1850, with openwork of... Length: 5.5 cm, Width: 3 cm, Height: 3 cm Possibly part of the Exposition Universelle de Paris, 1855 13061 2014-08-29T20:08:49.000Z 2014-08-29T20:08:49.000Z 19.257959 In Storage 96.682999 gold, ruby, emerald Gold openwork set with polished cabochon emeralds and rubies. 03168(IS) 03168is O10710 Box A semi-circular box with a lid. The sides of the box are decorated with a wide band of openwork... Burma 3 box 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z raising, punched 1880 1850 view
view SSEA 1850-12-31 1825-01-01 2nd quarter 19th century (made) Burmese urn-shaped gold pot and cover ('hpa-young'yet-it'), Konbaung Dynasty (1752-1885) ca 1850,... Height: 2.5 cm, Diameter: 2.5 cm Taken at Pegu, Burma in 1852 by Miss Whitehead's brother, Lieutenant William Whitehead of the... 13083 2014-08-29T20:08:54.000Z 2014-08-29T20:08:54.000Z 19.257959 In Storage 96.682999 Silver, gold, ruby Gold and silver with a ruby. Raised. hammered, repousse' and chased. IM.120-1911 im1201911 O10746 Lip salve pot and cover Urn shaped, decorated with conventional lotus-petal ornament. The cover is surmounted by a... Burma It was taken at Pegu in 1852 Unique 3 lip-salve-pot 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z repoussé, Hammering, raising, chasing 1850 1825 view
view 2006at9901 jpg s Unknown Lowry, John. <u>Burmese Art</u> London, Her Majesty's Stationery Office 1974. 29p., ill Canberra:... SSEA Given by the Government of Burma, pp H.E. U. Hla Manly, Ambassador of Burma, London 1875-12-31 1850-01-01 3rd quarter 19th century (made) Burmese royal kun-it (betel box) on a stand in the shape of a sacred goose or hintha (hin-tha... Height: 41.5 cm, Length: 35.5 cm, Width: 18 cm South-East Asia, room 47a Yule, Capt (later Col. Sir) Henry.<font -u>Narrative of the Mission to The Court of Ava in... The container formed part of the Burmese royal regalia which belonged to King Thi-baw, who was... 13084 2014-08-29T20:08:54.000Z 2014-08-29T20:08:54.000Z 21.980709 South-East Asia, room 47a, case 16 96.090103 gold, ruby, green glass Filigree work in gold on a gold ground, outlined with bands of rubies and imitation emeralds, with some embossing; eyes of rubies (one now missing) IS.246&A-1964 is2461964 O10747 Betel box and stand 1 A vessel and cover on a stand, in the shape of a karaweik (a mythical Burmese bird). Chicken like... Mandalay (City) 2006AT9901 Unique This gold and jewelled container once formed part of the regalia of King Thibaw, the last Burmese... 3 VA betel-box-and-unknown 2014-08-07T00:00:00.000Z raising, filigree, embossed 1875 1850 view
view 2006at5580 jpg s SSEA Bequeathed by W.H. Cope, Esq. 1800-12-31 1750-01-01 Late 18th century (made) Mirror, jade with rubies and gold on red velvet, Mughal, late 18th century. Height: 21.3 cm, Width: 15.8 cm, Depth: 0.8 cm 17085 2014-08-29T20:26:19.000Z 2014-08-29T20:26:19.000Z In Storage jade, gold, velvet, ruby Dark green jade, red velvet, rubies set in gold 755-1903 7551903 O18938 Mirror Eight sided mirror with back of dark green jade, pierced with a design of flowers, leaves and... 2006AT5580 3 mirror 2013-09-12T00:00:00.000Z piercing, inlaid 1800 1750 view
view 2006ac4014 jpg s Unknown Lightbown, Ronald. <u>Medieval European Jewellery: with a catalogue of the collection in the... MET 1300-12-31 1275-01-01 1275-1300 (made) Ring brooch, gold, set with rubies and sapphires. England, 1275-1300 Diameter: 1.6 cm Age of Chivalry: Art in Plantagenet England 1200-1400 (Royal Academy of Arts 06/11/1987-06/03/1988) 17843 2014-08-29T20:29:44.000Z 2014-08-29T20:29:44.000Z 52.883289 In Storage -1.97685 gold, ruby, sapphire Gold, punched; ruby, sapphire 6808-1860 68081860 O13416 Ring brooch Ring brooch, gold, set with rubies and saphires. The small-scale brooch set on the front with... England 2006AC4014 3 ring-brooch-unknown 2014-03-20T00:00:00.000Z punching 1300 1275 view
view 2006ac3993 jpg s Unknown Lightbown, Ronald, <u>Medieval European Jewellery</u>, London, Victoria and Albert Museum, 1992,... MET 1475-12-31 1445-01-01 ca. 1450-1475 (made) Pendant reliquary cross. Silver, silver gilt, set with ruby, sapphire, garnets and pearls.... Length: 3.5 cm, Width: 3.5 cm Jewellery, room 91 17851 2014-08-29T20:29:48.000Z 2014-08-29T20:29:48.000Z 51.090839 Jewellery, room 91, case 52, shelf A, box 8 10.45424 Silver, gold, garnet, ruby, sapphire, pearl Silver, silver gilt; ruby, sapphire, garnet, pearl 4561-1858 45611858 O13450 Pendant reliquary cross 1 Pendant Reliquary Cross, silver, silver gilt, ruby, sapphire, garnet, pearl. On the obverse high... Germany 2006AC3993 The images decorating the back of this cross were often used as a focus for meditation in the... 3 VA pendant-reliquary-cross-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z gilding 1475 1445 view
view 2006at5552 jpg s Unknown SSEA Transferred from the India Museum in 1879 1800-12-31 1700-01-01 18th century (?) (made) Priming horn of carved nephrite jade set with rubies with gold mounts and chain, Mughal, 18th... Length: 14.5 cm including stopper, Width: 3.5 cm, Depth: 2.6 cm maximum, measured across the head of the lioness From the collection of Colonel Charles Seton Guthrie, bought by the Indian Museum in 1868.... 17900 2014-08-29T20:30:01.000Z 2014-08-29T20:30:01.000Z 21.7866 In Storage 82.794762 gold, ruby, nephrite Pale green nephrite jade, rubies, gold 02585(IS) 02585is O13735 Firearm accessory Priming flask of carved pale green nephrite jade with brown patches, used to emphasise the animal... India 2006AT5552 Transferred from the India Museum to South Kensington Museum in 1879 This priming flask was used to contain fine grain gunpowder (sometimes called serpentine) for a... 3 firearm-accessory-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1800 1700 view
view 2006aw2840 jpg s Unknown Susan Stronge, "Colonel Guthrie's Collection. Jades of the Mughal Era", Oriental Art, Winter... SSEA 1720-12-31 1680-01-01 1680-1720 (made) Sword hilt; white nephrite jade set with diamonds and rubies in gold; Mughal, late 17th or early... Height: 17.5 cm, Width: 9.7 cm The Victoria and Albert Museum: Art and Design For All (Kunst und Ausstellungshalle der Bundesrepublik Deutschland, Bonn 18/11/2011-15/04/2012) The Arts of the Sikh Kingdoms (01/01/1999-31/12/2000) The hilt was in the important collection of Mughal jades and other hardstones formed by Colonel... 17901 2014-08-29T20:30:02.000Z 2014-08-29T20:30:02.000Z 21.7866 In Storage 82.794762 jade, gold, diamond, ruby, emerald White nephrite jade, rubies, emeralds, diamonds and gold 630-1875 6301875 O13739 Sword hilt Sword hilt; white nephrite jade set with diamonds and rubies in gold. The decorative design is... India 2006AW2840 The hilt was in the important collection of Mughal jades and other hardstones formed by Colonel... 3 sword-hilt-unknown 2014-08-07T00:00:00.000Z 1720 1680 view
view 2007bn0638 jpg s Williamson MET Jones Collection 1770-12-31 1750-01-01 1750-70 (made) Painted agate case nécessaire, mounted in gold with a lid decorated with precious stones. The... [Necessaire] Height: 8.6 cm, Width: 10.8 cm, Depth: 8.2 cm Jewellery, room 91 mezzanine ex Jones Collection 18043 2014-08-29T20:30:57.000Z 2014-08-29T20:30:57.000Z 51.506321 Jewellery, room 91 mezzanine, case 62, shelf B, box 3 -0.12714 [Watch] 'Williamson, London' Glass, agate, steel, gold, diamond, ruby, emerald, sapphire, shagreen, bloodstone Painted agate with gold mounts decorated with bloodstone, rose and brilliant cut diamonds, emeralds, rubies, sapphires; steel, shagreen and glass 962:1 to 13-1882 9621882 O114483 Nécessaire 1 Painted agate case for implements, mounted in gold with a lid decorated with precious stones. The... London 2007BN0638 3 VA necessaire-williamson 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1770 1750 view
view 2006ac4037 jpg s Unknown Lightbown, Ronald. <u>Medieval European Jewellery: with a catalogue of the collection in the... MET Given by Dame Joan Evans 1300-12-31 1200-01-01 1200-1300 (made) Gold ring brooch set with a ruby and a sapphire and engraved with an illegible inscription.... Diameter: 1.5 cm Jewellery, room 91 18360 2014-08-29T20:32:33.000Z 2014-08-29T20:32:33.000Z 52.976181 Jewellery, room 91, case 5, shelf A, box 7 7.85784 IEP VAO NEL RLI meaning unknown gold, ruby, sapphire Gold, engraved. Ruby and Sapphire M.36-1975 m361975 O15220 Ring brooch 1 Ring brooch, gold, set with a ruby in a high collet at the upper point of the circle, and a... Europe 2006AC4037 3 VA ring-brooch-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z engraving 1300 1200 view
view 2006au3332 jpg s Gueyton, Alexandre Angus Patterson, "The Perfect Marriage of Art and Industry: Elkingtons and the South Kensington... MET 1855-12-31 1846-01-01 ca. 1851 (made) Oxidised silver, set with rubies and pearls, Paris, ca.1851, made by Alexandre Gueyton. Height: 16.2 cm, Width: 17.5 cm, Depth: 10.2 cm The Victoria and Albert Museum: Art and Design For All (Kunst und Ausstellungshalle der Bundesrepublik Deutschland, Bonn 18/11/2011-15/04/2012) The Victoria and Albert Museum: Art and Design For All (Museum of Applied Arts, Budapest 14/06/2012-16/09/2012) Great Exhibition (Crystal Palace 01/01/1851-31/12/1851) Europe & America 1800-1900, room 101 This casket was bought for £36 from the London 1851 Great Exhibition at which Gueyton was awarded... 18464 'American and European Art and Design 1800-1900' This casket was bought for £36 from the London... 2014-08-29T20:33:07.000Z 2014-08-29T20:33:07.000Z 48.856918 Europe & America 1800-1900, room 101, case 3 2.34121 head of mercury Silver, ruby, pearl 'Oxidised' silver and silver gilt, set with rubies and half pearls 155-1852 1551852 O15402 Casket 1 Casket in 'oxidised' silver, architectural form, set with rubies and half pearls Paris 2006AU3332 3 VA casket-gueyton-alexandre 2014-08-14T00:00:00.000Z 1855 1846 view