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view 2009ce2364 jpg s Unknown T&F 1354-12-31 1329-01-01 1329-1354 (made) Cushion made from part of an orphrey band: linen embroidered with polychrome silks, metallic... Height: 43 cm, Width: 23 cm Medieval and Renaissance, room 9 This piece of embroidery formed part of an orphrey band on a cope, before being cut down into a... Acquired from the Rector and Churchwardens of Catworth, Huntingdon, with the permission of the... 159 2014-08-29T19:18:25.000Z 2014-08-29T19:18:25.000Z 52.883289 Medieval and Renaissance, room 9, case 1 -1.97685 leather, silk, linen, silver-gilt Silk, linen, leather and metallic threads; the silk and linen embroidered in under-side couching and split stitch 837-1902 8371902 O129343 Orphrey (cushion) 1 Portion of orphrey made into a cushion (kneeler?) at a later date. There are three layers of... England 2009CE2364 Based on the type and style of embroidery. Attribution note: Most ecclesiastical vestments were... Unique This embroidery reveals how a medieval ecclesiastical vestment might be cut down and re-used. A... 3 VA orphrey-cushion-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z embroidery 1354 1329 view
view 2006bb1003 jpg s Unknown MET 1730-12-31 1695-01-01 ca. 1700-1730 (made) Silver-gilt, Rome ca.1700-30 Height: 23.3 cm, Diameter: 14.3 cm 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... 257 Chalice A chalice was used during the Mass to serve the consecrated wine. This example was made... 2014-08-29T19:19:15.000Z 2014-08-29T19:19:15.000Z 41.903111 Sacred Silver & Stained Glass, room 84, case 8 12.49576 town mark for Rome on bowl silver-gilt Silver-gilt, chased 162-1866 1621866 O107611 Chalice 1 Silver-gilt chalice, the base, stem and lower part of the bowl elaborately decorated with scrolls... Rome (city) 2006BB1003 The chalice is one of the most important vessels of the Catholic church. It contains the wine... 3 VA chalice-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z chasing 1730 1695 view
view 2006an9275 jpg s Unknown MET 1850-12-31 1750-01-01 1750-1850 (made) Silver-gilt filigree clasp with enamel decoration with an embroidered velvet belt, Cyprus, 18th... Length: 15 cm belt clasp [Belt] Length: 67.5 cm, Width: 5.5 cm 357 2014-08-29T19:19:48.000Z 2014-08-29T19:19:48.000Z 35.132519 In Storage 33.435501 silver-gilt, silk thread, velvet, paste (glass), metallic thread [Belt] Brown velvet band embroidered in coloured silks and metallic thread 1538 to B-1888 15381888 O80056 Clasp with belt [Belt] Brown velvet belt embroidered in coloured silks and metallic thread with a pattern of a... Cyprus 2006AN9275 Throughout the lands of the former Ottoman Empire, from the north Balkans to the Caucasus, large... 3 clasp-with-belt-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z filigree, enamelling, embroidering 1850 1750 view
view Unknown For similar Italian earrings, see: Pazzi, Piero, ‘Gioielli delle Bocche di Cattaro: Perasto,... MET 1799-12-31 1700-01-01 1700-1799 (made) Pair of silver-gilt filigree earrings, set with garnets, with seed pearl pendants, Venice,... [Earring] Height: 4.9 cm, Width: 2.2 cm, Depth: 2 cm [Earring] Height: 4.8 cm, Width: 2.3 cm, Depth: 1.7 cm 394 2014-08-29T19:20:03.000Z 2014-08-29T19:20:03.000Z 45.438251 In Storage 12.31849 silver-gilt, garnet, pearl Silver-gilt filigree set with garnets, with seed pearl pendants M.79&A-1909 m791909 O116629 Pair of earrings Pair of silver-gilt filigree pendent earrings decorated with garnets and pearls. The top part... Venice Earrings of this kind, with pendants representing a highly stylised jar and always with the same... 3 pair-of-earrings-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z filigree 1799 1700 view
view 2006bj5112 jpg s Unknown MET 1850-12-31 1700-01-01 1700-1850 (made) Drum-shaped silver button with gilded image of the crucifixion on the front, Iceland, 18th-19th... Diameter: 5.7 cm, Depth: 3.5 cm Jewellery, room 91 mezzanine 545 2014-08-29T19:20:49.000Z 2014-08-29T19:20:49.000Z 64.963943 Jewellery, room 91 mezzanine, case 69, shelf B, box 12 -19.02116 Silver, silver-gilt Repousse silver, gilded on the front 722-1888 7221888 O136688 Button 1 Large hollow drum-shaped button with gilded front. On the front an image of the crucifixion,... Iceland 2006BJ5112 Worn by women Lapland and Iceland are the most remote areas of north-west Europe. Their traditional jewellery... 3 VA button-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z repoussé, applique 1850 1700 view
view 2007bp2203 jpg s Unknown T&F Given by Mr Elliot 1839-12-31 1830-01-01 ca. 1835 (made) 574 2014-08-29T19:21:00.000Z 2014-08-29T19:21:00.000Z 54.313919 In Storage -2.23218 Buttons stamped on the back with 'Gold Lace M.S. & J.D'. wool, silver-gilt Wool with silver-gilt buttons T.18-1918 t181918 O110108 Coat Great Britain 2007BP2203 Advances in tailoring techniques focussed attention on the construction rather than the colour of... 3 coat-unknown 2013-09-06T00:00:00.000Z 1839 1830 view
view 2006bg9028 jpg s Unknown MET Given by Dame Joan Evans 1810-12-31 1801-01-01 ca. 1806 (made) Silver-gilt badge of the Pitt Club, with a glass medallion portrait of William Pitt, encircled by... Height: 5 cm, Width: 4.1 cm, Depth: 1 cm 827 2014-08-29T19:22:15.000Z 2014-08-29T19:22:15.000Z 52.883289 In Storage -1.97685 'NON SIBI SED PATRIAE VIXIT' 'Samuel Clay' Glass, silver-gilt Engraved silver gilt with glass M.116-1962 m1161962 O126180 Badge Commemorative silver-gilt badge, with a glass medallion portrait of William Pitt, encircled by... England 2006BG9028 3 badge-unknown 2013-09-11T00:00:00.000Z engraving 1810 1801 view
view 2007br2680 jpg s unknown MET 1870-12-31 1800-01-01 1800-1870 (made) Belt (stølebelt) of silver-gilt plaques on red cloth, Norway, 1800-1870. Length: 34.0 cm, Width: 3.9 cm, Depth: 3.0 cm Jewellery, room 91 mezzanine 1579 2014-08-29T19:25:42.000Z 2014-08-29T19:25:42.000Z 64.556534 Jewellery, room 91 mezzanine, case 70, shelf B, box 7 12.66538 silver-gilt, cloth Silver-gilt plaques on red cloth 1330-1873 13301873 O137324 Belt 1 Red cloth belt, lined with cream linen, with 21 hollow open-backed square plaques sewn on the... Norway 2007BR2680 Norwegian traditional jewellery is called bunadsølv (dress silver). Most of it has changed very... 3 VA belt-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1870 1800 view
view snedding T&F Given by the Sisters of Charity 1890-12-31 1880-01-01 1880-1890 (made) Chalice veil, woven silk, designer JD Sedding, makers Sisters of Charity, Bristol, 1880-1890 Height: 53.5 cm, Width: 54.5 cm, Weight: 0.3 kg 1758 2014-08-29T19:26:32.000Z 2014-08-29T19:26:32.000Z 51.453659 In Storage -2.59143 Ecce Agnus Dei Behold the Lamb of God Ave Maria Gratia Hail Mary full of Grace silk, silver-gilt, semi-precious stone Woven silk ground with embroidered details in silk, silver gilt threat and semi-precious stones T.66-2004 t662004 O116831 Chalice veil Cloth of gold (modern replacement) in olive/gold with four applied embroidered motifs in each... bristol Reason For Production: Commission Unique This chalice veil is part of a set of vestments made within the convent chapel of The Sisters of... 3 chalice-veil-snedding 2014-08-11T00:00:00.000Z embroidery, applied work 1890 1880 view
view 2006ar1170 jpg s Gallé, Emile Arwas, Room 8 labels etc; Aslin, E French Exbn Pieces; Dusseldorf, Glas des Jugendstil, etc etc... CER Henry L. Florence Bequest 1889-12-31 1889-01-01 1889 (made) Vase, designed by Emile Gallé, decorated by M.A. Hotin at Gallé glassworks, mounts by P.H.E.... Height: 23.2 cm Art Nouveau - 1890-1914 (Metropolitan Museum, Japan 21/04/2001-08/07/2001) Art Nouveau - 1890-1914 (Victoria & Albert Museum 06/04/2000-30/07/2000) Paris Exhibition (01/01/1889-31/12/1889) Glass, room 131 Like many of his contemporaries Galle was very influenced by Japanese design, and the glass of... 3913 'American and European Art and Design 1800-1900' This vase was shown as "<i>Vase en cristal... 2014-08-29T19:32:15.000Z 2014-08-29T19:32:15.000Z 48.689548 Glass, room 131, case 29, shelf 2 6.1834 'Escalier de Cristal' incised silver-gilt, Cut glass Wheel-cut and acid-etched glass, with silver-gilt mounts C.1212-1917 c12121917 O2296 Vase 1 Vase, acid-etched glass, wheel-cut with a delicate pattern of flowers in Japanese style, with... Nancy 2006AR1170 3 VA vase-galle-emile 2014-08-11T00:00:00.000Z gilding, cutting (glassworking) 1889 1889 view
view 2006bk0385 jpg s Unknown MET 1900-12-31 1800-01-01 19th century (made) Hollow silver-gilt spherical button with applied filigree decoration, Russia, 19th century. Diameter: 3.2 cm, Length: 4.6 cm Jewellery, room 91 mezzanine 5973 2014-08-29T19:38:13.000Z 2014-08-29T19:38:13.000Z 59.461479 Jewellery, room 91 mezzanine, case 78, shelf D, box 13 108.831779 silver-gilt Silver-gilt with applied filigree decoration 126-1866 1261866 O77387 Button 1 Large hollow spherical button of pierced sheet metal decorated with granules, applied rosettes,... Russia 2006BK0385 In Russia in the 17th century men and women wore long gowns, fastened down the front by dozens of... 3 VA button-unknown 2014-08-14T00:00:00.000Z filigree 1900 1800 view
view 2008bv3856 jpg s Unknown Ronald Lightbown, <u>Mediaeval European Jewellery: with a catalogue of the collection in the... MET 1500-12-31 1475-01-01 1475-1500 (made) Wood paternoster with amber bead and silver-gilt pendant of two saints, German, late 15th - early... Length: 6.5 cm, Width: 2 cm Medieval and Renaissance, room 10 A rosary is a string of beads intended to assist prayer and private meditation, a practice which... Purchased with other items (museum numbers: 493-519 of 1903) for a total of £128 from Dr. R.... 9063 2014-08-29T19:49:09.000Z 2014-08-29T19:49:09.000Z 51.090839 Medieval and Renaissance, room 10, case 5 10.45424 wood, Silver, silver-gilt, amber Silver, silver-gilt, wood, amber 517-1903 5171903 O17404 Paternoster 1 The beads are of wood and arranged in sets of five, separated either by a larger bead or by an... Germany 2008BV3856 In the hope of gaining Salvation after death, Christians would repeatedly recite salutations and... 3 VA paternoster-unknown 2014-07-23T00:00:00.000Z 1500 1475 view
view 2006aw2745 jpg s Unknown Staniland, Kay <i>Medieval Craftsmen: Embroiderers</i> (London: British Museum Press, 1991) fig. 11 T&F 1400-12-31 1370-01-01 1370-1400 (made) Wool hanging with scenes from the Tristan legend, north Germany, 1370-1399 Height: 109 cm, Width: 256.5 cm Medieval and Renaissance, room 10a <i>Appliqué hangings</i> This surviving appliqué hanging from north Germany, ornamented with... Arrived in the museum from the Bock collection; no other provenance available. Historical... 9642 2014-08-29T19:51:59.000Z 2014-08-29T19:51:59.000Z 51.090839 Medieval and Renaissance, room 10a, case WW 10.45424 leather, wool, silver-gilt Wool motifs applied to contrasting woollen ground with edgings in gilded leather 1370-1864 13701864 O86303 Hanging 1 Wall hanging of dark blue cloth with applied figures in coloured cloths and couched gilt leather... Germany 2006AW2745 Appliqué or applied work is a simple, rapid and relatively cheap method of obtaining a decorative... 3 VA the-tristan-hanging-hanging-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z applique The Tristan hanging 1400 1370 view
view unknown MET 1880-12-31 1800-01-01 1800-1880 (made) String of 20 silver-gilt filigree beads, Cyprus, 1800-1880. Length: 36 cm, Length: 1 cm average length of one bead 9921 2014-08-29T19:53:26.000Z 2014-08-29T19:53:26.000Z 35.132519 In Storage 33.435501 silver-gilt Open silver-gilt filigree 1562-1888 15621888 O79183 Necklace 20 silver-gilt open filigree beads, with applied granules, strung on a wire. Cyprus Cypriot jewellery is a rich mix of oriental design and Greek workmanship. Pilgrims to the Holy... 3 necklace-necklace-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z filigree Necklace 1880 1800 view
view Unknown Illustrated in: 'Italian Jewellery as worn by The Peasants of Italy. Collected by Signor... MES 1867-12-31 1860-01-01 1860-1867 (made) Small silver-gilt triangular pendant, set with a turquoise paste; Turkey, 1800-1867 Length: 3.5 cm, Width: 2.4 cm, Depth: 0.4 cm Paris Exhibition, 1867 Bought at the Paris Exhibition in 1867. 9924 2014-08-29T19:53:27.000Z 2014-08-29T19:53:27.000Z 38.9585 In Storage 35.4492 silver-gilt, paste Silver gilt set with a turquoise-coloured paste 588-1868 5881868 O79186 Pendant Small triangular silver-gilt pendant, decorated with applied filigree, with a turquoise paste set... Turkey The collection of traditional jewellery at the V&A is one of the finest in the world. Because it... 3 pendant-unknown 2014-03-27T00:00:00.000Z filigree 1867 1860 view
view Unknown MES 1900-12-31 1800-01-01 19th century (made) Head band of silver chain and silver-gilt plaques on a black cloth band, with pendant ear... Width: 25 cm International Exhibition 9925 2014-08-29T19:53:27.000Z 2014-08-29T19:53:27.000Z 40.06617 In Storage 45.03989 Silver, silver-gilt, cloth Silver-gilt plaques with applied filigree decoration on a band of black cloth with granulated pendants 1417-1873 14171873 O79188 Head band Head band consisting of a rectangular piece of black cloth decorated with silver chain and... Armenia The Armenians were famous for their silver-work in the 19th century. They were widely dispersed... 3 head-ornament-head-band-unknown 2014-03-27T00:00:00.000Z filigree, granulation Head ornament 1900 1800 view
view unknown MES 1899-12-31 1850-01-01 1850-1899 (made) Pair of two-part hinged silver-gilt bracelets with filigree decoration, Yemen, 19th century. 9939 2014-08-29T19:53:30.000Z 2014-08-29T19:53:30.000Z 15.7967 In Storage 47.83675 silver-gilt Silver-gilt with applied filigree decoration M.104&A-1909 m1041909 O79203 Pair of Bracelets Pair of two-part silver-gilt bracelets. Each part consists of a stiff strip of silver, bent into... Yemen In the 19th century, until their final exodus to Israel in the 1950s, Jewish goldsmiths made most... 3 bangle-pair-of-bracelets-unknown 2014-05-08T00:00:00.000Z filigree, gilt Bangle 1899 1850 view
view MET Given by B.H.Jackson 1899-12-31 1850-01-01 1850-1899 (made) Pair of silver-gilt filigree earrings in the shape of a rosette with a pendant plaque like an... Length: 4.5 cm 9940 2014-08-29T19:53:30.000Z 2014-08-29T19:53:30.000Z 44.736759 In Storage 15.40843 silver-gilt, gilt Silver-gilt filigree CIRC.25&A-1951 circ251951 O79204 Earrings Pair of silver-gilt filigree earrings, consisting of a rosette attached to the end of a curved... Dalmatia These earrings come from Dalmatia, but they are much more similar to those worn across the... 3 pair-of-earrings-earrings 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z filigree, gilt Pair of Earrings 1899 1850 view
view 2006bj5062 jpg s unknown MES 1800-12-31 1700-01-01 18th century (made) Silver-gilt comma-shaped belt clasp (poukla) with enamel and pastes, Cyprus, 18th century. Width: 26.5 cm, Height: 10.0 cm, Depth: 2.3 cm Jewellery, room 91 mezzanine 9942 2014-08-29T19:53:31.000Z 2014-08-29T19:53:31.000Z 35.132519 Jewellery, room 91 mezzanine, case 78, shelf A, box 1 33.435501 silver-gilt, enamel, pearls, paste Silver gilt, with coloured enamels, red and green pastes, and seed pearls 1525&A-1888 15251888 O79207 Clasp 1 Two-part comma-shaped belt clasp with predominately green polychromatic enamels riveted to the... Cyprus 2006BJ5062 Worn by women Throughout the lands of the former Ottoman Empire, from the north Balkans to the Caucasus, large... 3 VA clasp-unknown 2014-04-28T00:00:00.000Z 1800 1700 view
view 2006bj5058 jpg s unknown MES 1850-12-31 1750-01-01 1750-1850 (made) Silver-gilt comma-shaped clasp (poukla) with filigree and enamel decoration, Cyprus, 1750-1850. Width: 23.5 cm, Height: 8.1 cm, Depth: 1.2 cm Jewellery, room 91 mezzanine Worn by women. 9948 2014-08-29T19:53:32.000Z 2014-08-29T19:53:32.000Z 35.132519 Jewellery, room 91 mezzanine, case 78, shelf A, box 3 33.435501 silver-gilt, enamel, paste (glass) Silver-gilt with filigree, enamel, and pastes 1530&A-1888 15301888 O79215 Belt clasp 1 Two-part silver-gilt filigree comma-shaped clasp, with applied granules, lozenges and four... Cyprus 2006BJ5058 Throughout the lands of the former Ottoman Empire, from the north Balkans to the Caucasus, large... 3 VA belt-clasp-unknown 2014-04-28T00:00:00.000Z filigree 1850 1750 view