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view Unknown White, Helen. <u>Snuff Bottles from China</u>. London: Bamboo Publishing Ltd in association with... EAS Salting Bequest 1895-12-31 1780-01-01 1780-1895 (made) Height: 5.8 cm 11339 2014-08-29T20:00:16.000Z 2014-08-29T20:00:16.000Z 36.894451 In Storage 104.165649 Glass, chalcedony, sardonyx [Snuff bottle] Chalcedony, with a skin of sardonyx, carved in relief [Stopper] Glass, coloured green to imitate jade C.1899&A-1910 c18991910 O8544 Snuff bottle The bottle is an oblong flattened flask form with a dome-shaped stopper. It is made... China 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 1780 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 2006af2910 jpg s Unknown SCP 1600-12-31 1500-01-01 16th century (made) Cameo of the Empress Faustina. Italian 16th century. Height: 22 mm, Width: 15.5 mm 19272 2014-08-29T20:37:39.000Z 2014-08-29T20:37:39.000Z 42.502998 In Storage 12.57341 sardonyx [] A.75-1920 a751920 O182797 Cameo Cameo depicting the head of the Empress Faustina. Italy 2006AF2910 This sardonyx cameo was made in the sixteenth century Italy. This cameo represents the head of... 3 cameo-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1600 1500 view
view 2006av2386 jpg s Unknown Inventory of Art Objects Acquired in the Year 1855. <u>In</u>: <u>Inventory of the Objects in the... SCP 1580-12-31 1575-01-01 1575-1580 (made) Cameo depicting bust of Queen Elizabeth I, oval sardonyx in gold setting; England, Italy or... Height: 55 mm, Width: 40 mm 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) Elizabeth (National Maritime Museum 01/05/2003-14/09/2003) Elizabeth I and Mary, Queen of Scots: History and Myth (Park Lane Hotel 08/02/1991-11/02/1991) Sculpture, room 111 Acquired by the Museum of Ornamental Art, later South Kensington Museum, in 1854, accessioned in... 66235 Treasures of the Royal Courts: Tudors, Stuarts and the Russian Tsars label text: Cameo of... 2014-08-29T23:40:22.000Z 2014-08-29T23:40:22.000Z 52.883289 Sculpture, room 111, case 9, shelf 3 -1.97685 gold, sardonyx, gemstone, microquartz, layered agate Engraved gemstone 1603-1855 16031855 O69607 Cameo 1 English pounds, shillings and pence Vertical oval cameo. Dark brown, opaque white and dark brown layered agate, variety sardonyx,... England 2006AV2386 Attribution note: The distinct banding in this objects appears to have been enhanced by dyeing, a... The art of engraving gemstones can be traced back to ancient Greece in the 8th century BC and... 3 VA queen-elizabeth-i-cameo-unknown 2014-08-21T00:00:00.000Z gem engraving Queen Elizabeth I 1580 1575 view
view 2007bn3739 jpg s Unknown <u>Patronage and Collecting in the Seventeenth Century: Thomas Howard Earl of Arundel</u> (Exh.... SCP Purchased with the aid of Richard Falkiner and Thomas Heneage 1580-12-31 1550-01-01 1550-1580 (made) Cameo, onyx, Lady in a veil, made in Italy or France, 1550-1600 Height: 7.8 cm, Width: 4.5 cm, Depth: 0.9 cm, Weight: 0.04 kg Patronage and Collecting in the Seventeenth Century: Thomas Howard Earl of Arundel (The Ashmolean Museum, Oxford 14/11/1985-12/01/1986) Medieval and Renaissance, room 62 Demonstrates the revival of interest during the Renaissance of the classical art of engraving... Purchased from Rosewood Investments Ltd., for £14,000 (Central Fund), in 1978. Historical... 68479 LADY IN A VEIL North Italian; 1550-1600 Onyx Cameo Purchased with the aid of Richard Falkiner and... 2014-08-29T23:53:41.000Z 2014-08-29T23:53:41.000Z 42.502998 Medieval and Renaissance, room 62, case 7 12.57341 sardonyx Sardonyx (layered agate) A.45-1978 a451978 O96519 Cameo 1 Oval carving with a white background and markedly undercut dark brown cameo profile portrait of a... Italy 2007BN3739 North Italy or France The art of engraving gemstones has been admired since the early days of the Roman empire. It was... 3 VA lady-in-a-veil-cameo-unknown 2014-08-21T00:00:00.000Z carving, engraving (incising), lapidary Lady in a Veil 1580 1550 view
view 2006an7759 jpg s Unknown MET Given by Dame Joan Evans 1600-12-31 1550-01-01 late 16th century (made) Pendant, sardonyx cameo in enamelled gold mount, hung with a pearl, Germany, late 16th century. Height: 6 cm, Width: 3.2 cm, Depth: 0.8 cm Idol und Ideal (Schmuckmuseum, Pforzheim 10/05/1997-05/10/1997) Pforzheim Exhibition RF.96/1572 70321 2014-08-30T00:02:48.000Z 2014-08-30T00:02:48.000Z 51.090839 In Storage 10.45424 gold, enamel, sardonyx, pearl Sardonyx cameo in enamelled gold mount, hung with a pearl M.86-1975 m861975 O73197 Pendant Pendant, sardonyx cameo, perhaps of an emperor, in enamelled gold mount, hung with a pearl. Germany 2006AN7759 3 pendant-unknown 2014-08-14T00:00:00.000Z 1600 1550 view
view 2006bj4098 jpg s Unknown MET 1604-12-31 1595-01-01 ca. 1600 (made) ca. 1860 (altered) Pendant composed of an enamelled gold frame set with diamonds and a cameo of Elizabeth I, the... Height: 6.2 cm, Width: 2.8 cm, Depth: 0.6 cm Jewellery, room 91 78414 2014-08-30T00:40:43.000Z 2014-08-30T00:40:43.000Z 52.883289 Jewellery, room 91, case 22, shelf B, box 9 -1.97685 gold, enamel, diamond, sardonyx Gold, enamel, diamonds and a layered agate (sardonyx) cameo M.33-1985 m331985 O114864 Pendant 1 Pendant composed of an enamelled gold frame set with diamonds and a cameo of Elizabeth I. The... England 2006BJ4098 3 VA pendant-unknown 2014-02-04T00:00:00.000Z 1604 1595 view
view 2006ae9219 jpg s Unknown Inventory of Art Objects Acquired in the Year 1861 <u>In</u>: <u>Inventory of the Objects in the... SCP 1300-12-31 1250-01-01 1250-1300 (made) Cameo depicting the Annunciation, oval sardonyx in gold setting; Italy, 1250-1300 Height: 38 mm, Width: 25.5 mm Sculpture, room 111 Formerly in the collection of Bram Hertz and acquired by the Liverpool collector Joseph Mayer. ... 79320 2014-08-30T00:44:43.000Z 2014-08-30T00:44:43.000Z 42.502998 Sculpture, room 111, case 9, shelf 3 12.57341 inscription in Greek Hail you that are full of grace the Lord is with you gold, chalcedony, sardonyx, gemstone, microquartz, layered agate Engraved gemstone 7552-1861 75521861 O103048 Cameo 1 English pounds, shillings and pence £8 15s Vertical oval cameo. Brown, translucent milky-white and dark brown layered agate, variety... Italy 2006AE9219 The art of engraving gemstones can be traced back to ancient Greece in the 8th century BC and... 3 VA the-annunciation-cameo-unknown 2013-08-22T00:00:00.000Z gem engraving The ^Annunciation 1300 1250 view
view 2006ae9346 jpg s Unknown Tait, H: <u>Catalogue of the Waddesdon Bequest in the British Museum, Vol.I: The Jewels</u>,... SCP 1525-12-31 1475-01-01 1475-1525 (made) Cameo depicting the Virgin and Child enthroned, oval sardonyx in gold setting; Netherlands or... Height: 38 mm, Width: 25.5 mm Sculpture, room 111 The formal composition and elaborate Gothic architecture of the canopy over the Virgin suggest a... Bought, together with 5 other engraved gems, at or following the Matthew Uzielli Sale, Christie's... 79339 2014-08-30T00:44:49.000Z 2014-08-30T00:44:49.000Z 52.108089 Sculpture, room 111, case 9, shelf 3 5.33033 gold, sardonyx, gemstone, microquartz, layered agate Engraved gemstone 7540-1861 75401861 O103072 Cameo 1 English pounds, shillings and pence £13 13s Vertical oval cameo. Dark brown, milky brown and reddish brown layered agate, variety sardonyx,... Netherlands 2006AE9346 The art of engraving gemstones can be traced back to ancient Greece in the 8th century BC and... 3 VA virgin-and-child-enthroned-cameo-unknown 2013-08-22T00:00:00.000Z gem engraving Virgin and Child Enthroned 1525 1475 view
view 2006af2934 jpg s unknown <u>List of Objects in the Art Division, South Kensington, Acquired During the Year 1869, Arranged... SCP Townshend Bequest 1820-12-31 1785-01-01 1785-1820 (made) Cameo depicting classicising female bust, possibly Niobe, in high relief, oval sardonyx of two... Height: 17 mm approx., Width: 12 mm approx. Engraved gemstones based on classical models were widely produced and collected in Italy in the... This gem was part of the collection of the Reverend Chauncy Hare Townshend (1798-1868), who... 82194 2014-08-30T00:55:02.000Z 2014-08-30T00:55:02.000Z 42.502998 In Storage 12.57341 sardonyx, gemstone, microquartz, layered agate Engraved gemstone 1793-1869 17931869 O106498 Cameo Vertical oval cameo. Opaque white over dark greyish-brown layered agate, variety 'sardonyx'. ... Italy 2006AF2934 The art of engraving gemstones has been admired since the early days of the Roman empire. It was... 3 female-bust-cameo-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z gem engraving Female bust 1820 1785 view
view 2006af2919 jpg s Unknown <u>List of Objects in the Art Division, South Kensington, Acquired During the Year 1869, Arranged... SCP Townshend Bequest 1804-12-31 1795-01-01 ca. 1800 (made) Cameo depicting Psyche naked and feeding a butterfly, oval sardonyx of two strata, set in gold... Height: 23 mm approx., Width: 15 mm approx. Engraved gemstones based on classical models were widely produced and collected in Italy in the... This gem was part of the collection of the Reverend Chauncy Hare Townshend (1798-1868), who... 82201 2014-08-30T00:55:04.000Z 2014-08-30T00:55:04.000Z 42.502998 In Storage 12.57341 chalcedony, sardonyx, gemstone, microquartz, layered agate Engraved gemstone 1803-1869 18031869 O106505 Cameo Vertical oval cameo. White over pale brown layered agate, variety 'sardonyx'. Depicts Psyche... Italy 2006AF2919 Attribution note: White over pale brown translucent chalcedonies. The figure of Psyche has been... The art of engraving gemstones has been admired since the early days of the Roman Empire. It was... 3 psyche-cameo-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z gem engraving Psyche 1804 1795 view
view 2006af2935 jpg s Unknown <u>List of Objects in the Art Division, South Kensington, Acquired During the Year 1869, Arranged... SCP Townshend Bequest 1804-12-31 1795-01-01 ca.1800 (made) Cameo depicting a mourning woman, oval sardonyx of four strata, set in gold ring; Italy, ca.1800 Height: 32 mm approximate, Width: 20 mm approximate Engraved gemstones based on classical models were widely produced and collected in Italy in the... This gem was part of the collection of the Reverend Chauncy Hare Townshend (1798-1868), who... 82202 2014-08-30T00:55:05.000Z 2014-08-30T00:55:05.000Z 42.502998 In Storage 12.57341 chalcedony, sardonyx, gemstone, microquartz, layered agate engraved gemstone 1804-1869 18041869 O106506 Cameo Vertical oval cameo. Brown/white/brown layered agate, variety 'sardonyx'. Depicts the semi-draped... Italy 2006AF2935 The art of engraving gemstones has been admired since the early days of the Roman empire. It was... 3 mourning-figure-cameo-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z gem engraving Mourning figure 1804 1795 view
view 2006af2953 jpg s Unknown <u>List of Objects in the Art Division, South Kensington, Acquired During the Year 1869, Arranged... SCP Townshend Bequest 1784-12-31 1775-01-01 ca.1780 (made) Cameo depicting Minerva, oval sardonyx in two strata, set in gold ring; Italy, ca.1780 Height: 25 mm approximate, Width: 19 mm approximate Engraved gemstones based on classical models were widely produced and collected in Italy in the... This gem was part of the collection of the Reverend Chauncy Hare Townshend (1798-1868), who... 82203 2014-08-30T00:55:05.000Z 2014-08-30T00:55:05.000Z 42.502998 In Storage 12.57341 chalcedony, sardonyx, gemstone, microquartz, layered agate engraved gemstone 1805-1869 18051869 O106507 Cameo Vertical oval cameo. White over pale brown layered agate, variety 'sardonyx'. Depicts bust of... Italy 2006AF2953 Attribution note: White over pale brown translucent chalcedonies. The art of engraving gemstones can be traced back to ancient Greece in the 8th century BC and... 3 minerva-cameo-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z gem engraving Minerva 1784 1775 view
view 2006af2909 jpg s Unknown <u>List of Objects in the Art Division, South Kensington, Acquired During the Year 1869, Arranged... SCP Townshend Bequest 1854-12-31 1845-01-01 ca.1850 (made) Intaglio depicting a butterfly, rectangular sardonyx of three strata, set in gold ring; Italy,... Width: 9 mm, Height: 7 mm Engraved gemstones based on classical models were widely produced and collected in Italy in the... This gem was part of the collection of the Reverend Chauncy Hare Townshend (1798-1868), who... 82211 2014-08-30T00:55:07.000Z 2014-08-30T00:55:07.000Z 42.502998 In Storage 12.57341 gold, chalcedony, sardonyx, gemstone, microquartz, layered agate engraved gemstone 1813-1869 18131869 O106515 Intaglio Landscape rectangular intaglio. Pale brown/white/pale brown layered and included agate, variety... Italy 2006AF2909 Attribution note: Pale brown/white layers of translucent chalcedony. Small red granular... The art of engraving gemstones can be traced back to ancient Greece in the 8th century BC and... 3 butterfly-intaglio-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z gem engraving Butterfly 1854 1845 view
view 2006af1517 jpg s Unknown <u>List of Objects in the Art Division, South Kensington, Acquired During the Year 1869, Arranged... SCP Townshend Bequest 0050-12-31 ca. 30 BC-050 AD (made) Intaglio depicting a griffin or monster, oval sardonyx, set in gold ring; Italy, about 30 BC-50 CE Width: 10 mm approximate, Height: 8 mm approximate Engraved gemstones of all dates were widely collected in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries.... This gem was part of the collection of the Reverend Chauncy Hare Townshend (1798-1868), who... 82235 2014-08-30T00:55:12.000Z 2014-08-30T00:55:12.000Z 42.502998 In Storage 12.57341 sardonyx, gemstone, microquartz, banded agate engraved gemstone 1818-1869 18181869 O106545 Intaglio Horizontal oval intaglio. Translucent reddish brown, translucent white, transparent pale brown... Italy 2006AF1517 Ring c. 1850 The art of engraving gemstones can be traced back to ancient Greece in the 8th century BC and... 3 griffin-monster-intaglio-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z gem engraving Griffin; Monster 50 -35 view
view 2006af2875 jpg s Unknown <u>List of Objects in the Art Division, South Kensington, Acquired During the Year 1869, Arranged... SCP Townshend Bequest 1785-12-31 1725-01-01 1725-85 (made) Intaglio depicting a wounded Greek warrior crouching behind his shield, rectangular sardonyx, set... Height: 22 mm, Width: 16.5 mm Engraved gemstones based on classical models were widely produced and collected in Italy in the... This gem was part of the collection of the Reverend Chauncy Hare Townshend (1798-1868), who... 82244 2014-08-30T00:55:14.000Z 2014-08-30T00:55:14.000Z 42.502998 In Storage 12.57341 sardonyx, gemstone, microquartz, banded agate engraved gemstone 1827-1869 18271869 O106553 Intaglio Vertical rectangular intaglio with rounded corners and band of incised hatching just inside the... Italy 2006AF2875 Attribution note: Reddish brown and white translucent chalcedonies, the layers vary in colour... The art of engraving gemstones has been admired since the early days of the Roman empire. It was... 3 warrior-intaglio-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z gem engraving Warrior 1785 1725 view
view 2006af1546 jpg s Unknown <u>List of Objects in the Art Division, South Kensington, Acquired During the Year 1871, Arranged... SCP 0450-12-31 0350-01-01 350-450 CE (made) Cameo inscribed in Greek 'OLYMPI ZHCAIC', oval layered agate, variety 'sardonyx', set in... Length: 11 mm, Height: 9 mm Engraved gemstones of all dates were widely collected in Italy in the eighteenth and nineteenth... Ex Waterton Collection. Bought by the Museum following inclusion in Christie's Sale (undated,... 82284 2014-08-30T00:55:26.000Z 2014-08-30T00:55:26.000Z 42.502998 In Storage 12.57341 OLYMPI ZHCAIC Live Olympi silver-gilt, sardonyx, gemstone, microquartz, layered agate Engraved gemstone 582-1871 5821871 O106593 Cameo English pounds, shillings and pence £2 Horizontal oval cameo. White translucent over reddish brown translucent layered agate, variety... Italy 2006AF1546 Attribution note: White translucent over reddish brown translucent. Layers appear artifically... The art of engraving gemstones can be traced back to ancient Greece in the 8th century BC and... 3 cameo-cameo-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z gem engraving Cameo 450 350 view
view 2006ae9301 jpg s Bernardi, Giovanni Desiderio Scarisbrick, Diana. The Arundel gem cabinet. <u>Apollo.</u> 114, 1996, 414. pp. 45-48. Kriss,... SCP 1600-12-31 1550-01-01 1550-1600 (made) Cameo, pair of lovers, possibly Mars and Venus, follwer of Bernardi, Italy, ca. 1550-1600 Sculpture, room 111 85897 2014-08-30T01:11:47.000Z 2014-08-30T01:11:47.000Z 42.502998 Sculpture, room 111, case 9, shelf 3 12.57341 sardonyx Sardonyx (layered agate), in later gold setting A.25-1921 a251921 O111133 Cameo 1 Italy 2006AE9301 The art of engraving gemstones has been admired since the early days of the Roman empire. It was... 3 VA a-pair-of-lovers-possibly-cameo-bernardi-giovanni-desiderio 2013-08-22T00:00:00.000Z A pair of lovers, possibly Mars and Venus 1600 1550 view
view 2006ae9188 jpg s Unknown Scarisbrick, Diana. 'The Arundel Gem Cabinet', <u>Apollo</u> August 1996, J.66. pp.45-48. SCP Given by Dr W. L. Hildburgh, FSA 1600-12-31 1575-01-01 1575-1600 (made) Roman Emperor Galba, cameo, Italy, ca. 1575-1600 Sculpture, room 111 Given by Dr W.L Hildburgh, F.S.A. 85900 2014-08-30T01:11:48.000Z 2014-08-30T01:11:48.000Z 42.502998 Sculpture, room 111, case 9, shelf 3 12.57341 sardonyx Sardonyx (layered agate), in later gold setting A.31-1937 a311937 O111137 Cameo 1 Italy 2006AE9188 The art of engraving gemstones has been admired since the early days of the Roman empire. It was... 3 VA roman-emperor-galba-cameo-unknown 2013-08-22T00:00:00.000Z Roman Emperor Galba 1600 1575 view
view Sirletti, Flavio MET Salting Bequest 1800-12-31 1750-01-01 late 18th century (made) Sardonyx intaglio bust of Ceres veiled, attributed by Bracci to the Roman gem-engraver Flavio... Height: 3 cm, Width: 2.6 cm, Depth: 2.8 cm Medina and Messborough Collections 87270 2014-08-30T01:18:13.000Z 2014-08-30T01:18:13.000Z 52.976181 In Storage 7.85784 gold, sardonyx Sardonyx intaglio in a gold mount M.557A-1910 m5571910 O112887 Seal Sardonyx intaglio bust of Ceres veiled, in a gold mount. Europe Attributed by Bracci to the Roman gem-engraver Flavio Sirletti, or to Johann Lorenz Natter... 3 seal-sirletti-flavio 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z intaglio 1800 1750 view