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view Scalecraft MoC Given by the Palitoy Company 1979-12-31 1970-01-01 1970-1979 (manufactured) Scalecraft, English, 1970s Length: 18 in, Width: 6 in, Depth: 1.25 in Part of the Palitoy Archive similar set - DAISY SPARKLERS KIT, No. 7, with metallic paper, crepe... 44 2014-08-29T19:17:41.000Z 2014-08-29T19:17:41.000Z 52.883289 In Storage -1.97685 Design Centre Award plastic, card, crepe paper, steel printed card, crepe paper, steel, moulded plastic B.385:1-1998 b3851998 O49435 Flower making kit card box, printed in colours to show the title, maker's details and illustrations of the flowers... England Designed by Priscilla Lobley Reason For Production: retail mass produced 2 trio-of-giant-flowers-priscilla-flower-making-kit-scalecraft 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z printed, moulded Trio of Giant Flowers; Priscilla Lobley Flower Kits 1979 1970 view
view Scalecraft MoC Given by the Palitoy Company 1979-12-31 1970-01-01 1970-1979 (manufactured) Scalecraft, English, 1970s Length: 20 in, Width: 2.5 in, Depth: 2.5 in Museum of Childhood, Creativity Gallery Part of the Palitoy Archive similar sets - GIANT ORIENTAL POPPIES and DAISY SPARKLERS KIT, No.... 47 2014-08-29T19:17:42.000Z 2014-08-29T19:17:42.000Z 52.883289 Museum of Childhood, Creativity Gallery, case 18 -1.97685 Design Centre Award paper, plastic, card, steel printed card, paper, steel, moulded plastic B.380:1-1998 b38011998 O49443 Flower making kit 1 SEALED card box, printed in colours to show the title, maker's details and illustrations of the... England Designed by Priscilla Lobley Reason For Production: retail mass produced 2 MOC blazing-tissue-pom-poms-priscilla-flower-making-kit-scalecraft 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z printed, moulded Blazing Tissue Pom Poms; Priscilla Lobley Flower Kits 1979 1970 view
view H Milward & Son T&F Given by Mrs. E.M. Luton 1940-12-31 1870-01-01 1870-1940 (manufactured) 246 2014-08-29T19:19:11.000Z 2014-08-29T19:19:11.000Z 54.313919 In Storage -2.23218 "Milwards Gold Seat Needles, Sharps" steel Steel T.48:1-2000 t4812000 O97061 Packet of sewing needles Packet of sewing needles Great Britain 2 packet-of-sewing-h-milward-son 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1940 1870 view
view 2006am7423 jpg s Unknown FWK Bequeathed by John Jones 1800-12-31 1790-01-01 1790-1800 (made) 1750-1800 (made) 1820-1840 (made) Of rectangular form, with three shelves, in mahogany, later mounted with gilt bronze and with... Weight: 15 kg from green catalogues, Height: 765 mm, Width: 58.5 cm, Depth: 325 mm closed, Depth: 38 cm front dropped down In the collection of John Jones before 1882 378 [Label text by Peter Thornton] Work tray ('Tricoteuse') French (Paris); late 18th... 2014-08-29T19:19:57.000Z 2014-08-29T19:19:57.000Z 48.856918 In Storage 2.34121 porcelain, Mahogany, steel, Oak, gilt-brass Substrate of oak with legs of mahogany; veneers of flame mahogany; soft-paste porcelain; steel; gilt bronze 1041-1882 10411882 O11861 Table Three-tiered rectangular table with two four-sided trays over a shelf, standing on four legs each... Paris 2006AM7423 John Jones, who bequeathed his enormous collection of French decorative arts to the Museum in... 3 table-unknown 2013-10-15T00:00:00.000Z 1800 1790 view
view Lindvall, Jonas FWK Given by David Design 1995-12-31 1995-01-01 1995 (designed) 1995 (manufactured) Coathanger, model 'Quasimodo', birch and steel, designed by Jonas Lindvall, 1995, manufactured by... Height: 330 mm, Width: 30 mm minimum, Width: 150 mm maximum, Depth: 60 mm minimum, Depth: 120 mm maximum "...not so simple" (Victoria & Albert Museum 18/04/1997-12/10/1997) Designed as part of a collection of hall accessories for daily use in the home or office. ... 416 20th Century Study Gallery label, April 2000: 'QUASIMODO' COATHANGERS Designed by Jonas Lindvall... 2014-08-29T19:20:09.000Z 2014-08-29T19:20:09.000Z 62.198448 In Storage 17.55142 steel, paint, birch Matt varnished birch, with steel painted silver-grey W.12-1997 w121997 O49497 Coathanger Coathanger made of a solid vertical block of birch and five adjustable bent metal hangers painted... Sweden Reason For Production: Retail Mass produced This simple, functional coat hanger formed part of a collection of hall accessories. They were... 2 quasimodo-coathanger-lindvall-jonas 2014-08-04T00:00:00.000Z varnished Quasimodo 1995 1995 view
view 2006at5564 jpg s Unknown SSEA 1654-12-31 1645-01-01 ca. 1650 (made) Punch dagger <i>katar</i> with pointed blade, possibly from Rajasthan, ca. 1650 Height: 39 cm, Width: 9 cm, Depth: 1.5 cm South Asia, room 41 As originally arranged and displayed in Exhibition Road Indian Museum galleries until 1955, with... 551 27. DAGGER Watered steel, chiselled and with traces of gold overlay Mughal c. 1650 356-1875 This... 2014-08-29T19:20:50.000Z 2014-08-29T19:20:50.000Z 26.62291 South Asia, room 41, case 22 73.87944 steel, gold Steel, with details overlaid in gold 356-1875 3561875 O18939 Dagger 1 Punch-dagger with pointed blade and two horizontal lozenge-shaped bars joining the arm-shafts.... Rajasthan 2006AT5564 3 VA dagger-unknown 2014-08-07T00:00:00.000Z 1654 1645 view
view T&F Given by Mrs. E.M. Luton 1940-12-31 1870-01-01 1870-1940 (manufactured) 652 2014-08-29T19:21:23.000Z 2014-08-29T19:21:23.000Z 54.313919 In Storage -2.23218 "Golden Fleece Sharps, Assorted small sizes". steel Steel T.48:2-2000 t4822000 O97063 Packet of sewing needles Packet of sewing needles Great Britain 2 packet-of-sewing 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1940 1870 view
view Dunn & Bradstreet British Middle Market directory, 1968 British Toy Fair Cat, 1969 Toy Trader, 1969 MoC Given by Nicola Gale 1969-12-31 1965-01-01 1965-1969 height: 7½ in, width: 9 in of base, depth: 5 in of base Belonged to Nicola Gale, born February 5, 1961 and given to her by her paternal grandmother... 686 2014-08-29T19:21:32.000Z 2014-08-29T19:21:32.000Z In Storage LB italics with the L larger and the B sat within its boundaries LITTLE BETTY MADE IN ENGLAND in... wood, plastic, steel, mild pressed steel cream moulded plastic with steel parts, black wooden knob to turning handle, and a base of mild pressed steel enamelled red; the reel is wood B.92:1-1998 b921998 O7517 Little betty sewing machine Small manually operated sewing machine which produces a chain stitch. The base is metal... England Manufacturer - E M Gheysens Ltd, Lorne Road, Dover, Kent; established 1937, private company 1949;... Mass produced 2 little-betty-little-betty-sewing 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z enamelled Little Betty 1969 1965 view
view 2010ef7999 jpg s 70°N Arkitektur Abraham Thomas, 1:1 Architects Build Small Spaces (London: V&A publications, 2010) PDP Given by 70°N Arkitektur 2009-12-31 2009-01-01 2009 (made) Architectural model, for 1:1 Architects Build Small Spaces exhibition, 70°N Arkitektur, Tromso, 2009 Height: 19.1 cm, Width: 20 cm, Depth: 30.5 cm, : Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E 712 2014-08-29T19:21:40.000Z 2014-08-29T19:21:40.000Z 69.651025 Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case ABOVE 4A 18.95574 steel, mesh, plywood, acrylic, Acrylic mirror, metal mesh, plexiglass, printed film, plywood, steel rod E.1443-2010 e14432010 O1177344 Architectural model 1 Architectural model, a rectangular box made out of acrylic mirror supported by steel rods, which... Tromso, Norway 2010EF7999 Using the landscape of the Museum as a test site, the V&amp;A invited nineteen architects to... 3 VA forever-forest-endless-sea-architectural-model-70n-arkitektur 2013-09-11T00:00:00.000Z Forever Forest, Endless Sea 2009 2009 view
view Salo Dawson, Jack. <u>finnish post war glass: [1945 - 1996]</u>. Sunderland, 1996. 118pp., ill.... CER 1997-09-30 1997-08-01 08/1997-09/1997 (made) 1992 (designed) [Form] Height: 44.7 cm, Length: 34.5 cm, Width: 14.0 cm [Stopper] Height: 11.6 cm, Width: 9.0 cm, Depth: 3.8 cm New Finnish Glass (Victoria & Albert Museum 13/11/1997-19/04/1998) Glass, room 131 Specially made for the Victoria and Albert Museum after a previous example arrived broken. The... 765 Chariot from the series Journey to Troy Glass blown into a metal mesh mould Designed and made by... 2014-08-29T19:21:55.000Z 2014-08-29T19:21:55.000Z 61.042389 Glass, room 131, case 41, shelf 3 23.429131 [Form] 'Markku Salo Nuutajärvi Notsjö 8/50' Glass, steel, copper [Form] Free-blown glass with a metal mesh assembled around it [Stopper] Glass and steel C.189:1, 2-1997 c1891997 O7300 Form 1 Like a teapot in a shopping trolley. A glass vessel within a metal mesh with metal wheels and a... Nuutajärvi Reason For Production: Exhibition Unique 2 VA matka-troijaan-vankkurit-form-salo 2014-08-12T00:00:00.000Z hand-blown, etching (corroding) Matka Troijaan; Vankkurit 1997 1997 view
view 2010eb8075 jpg s Chelsea Porcelain factory CER Purchased from donations in memory of R.S. Cranston 1774-12-31 1765-01-01 ca. 1770 (made) Knife, soft-paste porcelain handle, moulded and painted in enamels and gilt; steel blade and... Length: 9.6 cm Ceramics Study Galleries, Britain & Europe, room 139 1000 2014-08-29T19:23:05.000Z 2014-08-29T19:23:05.000Z 51.506321 Ceramics Study Galleries, Britain & Europe, room 139, case 3, shelf 3 -0.12714 The blade marked 'W R / GARRARD' steel, soft-paste porcelain, brass Soft-paste porcelain, moulded and painted in enamels and gilt; steel blade and brass ferrule C.22-1988 c221988 O9374 Knife handle 1 English pounds sterling ( £ ) £220 Knife with soft-paste porcelain handle, steel blade, brass ferrule. The handle pistol gripped,... London 2010EB8075 3 VA knife-handle-chelsea-porcelain-factory 2014-01-06T00:00:00.000Z moulded, Painted, glazed 1774 1765 view
view 2008bw2285 jpg s Unknown MET 1604-12-31 1595-01-01 ca. 1600 (made) Wooden cartridge box decorated with inlaid staghorn, Germany (Saxony), ca. 1600 Height: 14.3 cm, Width: 8 cm, Depth: 7 cm 1315 2014-08-29T19:24:29.000Z 2014-08-29T19:24:29.000Z 50.928028 In Storage 13.45719 wood, steel Wood, steel mounts, inlaid with staghorn (antler) 2221-1855 22211855 O97247 Cartridge box Wood, steel mounts, inlaid with staghorn Saxony 2008BW2285 3 cartridge-box-unknown 2014-05-19T00:00:00.000Z inlay (process), forging 1604 1595 view
view 2006al4019 jpg s Unknown MET 1694-12-31 1685-01-01 ca. 1690 (made) Key made to fit the lock on the door of a private chamber, pierced and chiselled steel, made in... British Galleries, room 56d 7097 British Galleries: Between 1600 and 1700 locks became increasingly sophisticated. This lock is... 2014-08-29T19:41:50.000Z 2014-08-29T19:41:50.000Z 52.883289 British Galleries, room 56d, case 14 -1.97685 steel Pierced and chiselled steel 1997-1899 19971899 O77461 Key 1 England 2006AL4019 Object Type This pierced and chiselled key is typical of the very fine locksmiths' work produced... 3 VA key-unknown 2014-08-14T00:00:00.000Z piercing, chiselling 1694 1685 view
view 2006am5206 jpg s Josiah Wedgwood and Sons Mason, Shena (ed.).<u>Matthew Boulton: Selling What All the World Desires</u>. London and New... CER 1800-12-31 1785-01-01 1785-1800 (made) A set of twelve buttons, blue jasperware with a white relief, mounted in cut steel, made by... Diameter: 3.2 cm Matthew Boulton (Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery 01/06/2009-20/09/2009) British Galleries, room 118e Steel probably made in Birmingham; Jasper made at Josiah Wedgwood's factory, Etruria, Staffordshire 7410 British Galleries: The vogue for large buttons began in France and was taken up in England in the... 2014-08-29T19:42:58.000Z 2014-08-29T19:42:58.000Z 53.020081 British Galleries, room 118e, case 1 -2.206372 steel, Jasper ware Jasperware, mounted in cut steel 276 to N-1866 2761866 O77508 Buttons 1 Buttons of blue jasperware with white relief, mounted in cut steel. Etruria 2006AM5206 Object Type These buttons are for a man's formal coat. Large buttons became fashionable in the... 3 VA buttons-josiah-wedgwood-and 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z 1800 1785 view
view 2006am5206 jpg s Josiah Wedgwood and Sons CER 1800-12-31 1780-01-01 ca. 1785-1800 (made) Set of buttons, blue jasperware with white relief, mounted in cut steel, made by Josiah Wedgwood... Diameter: 1.8 cm British Galleries, room 118e The Jasper made at Josiah Wedgwood's factory, Etruria, Staffordshire; the steel probably made in... 7444 2014-08-29T19:43:05.000Z 2014-08-29T19:43:05.000Z 53.020081 British Galleries, room 118e, case 1 -2.206372 steel, Jasper ware Jasperware, mounted in cut steel 277 to K-1866 2771866 O77510 Buttons 1 Buttons of blue jasperware with white relief, mounted in cut steel. Etruria 2006AM5206 Object Type The buttons are from a set for a man's waistcoat. This would have been worn under a... 3 VA buttons-josiah-wedgwood-and 2014-07-31T00:00:00.000Z 1800 1780 view
view 2006am9157 jpg s Vigo ‘List of Works of Art Acquired by the South Kensington Museum, During the Year 1893, Arranged... MET 1680-12-31 1660-01-01 1660-1680 (made) Knife (one of a pair), ivory and steel, wedding kife, probably British, one is dated 1687 Length: 21.7 cm whole, Width: 3 cm, Depth: 2 cm, Length: 8.3 cm ivory alone Bought in 1893 from the Bateman Heirlooms sale (the property of the late W. Bateman Esq. and T.... 8322 British Galleries: The ivory of this knife handle was carved in Goa, India. European merchants... 2014-08-29T19:46:06.000Z 2014-08-29T19:46:06.000Z 53.38311 In Storage -1.464544 'Anne Doyley' a dagger steel, ivory Steel, with ivory handle 522-1893 5221893 O77653 Knife The handle is formed of a woman in fashinalble costume of the mid-seventeenth century. The silver... Sheffield 2006AM9157 Object Type This knife would have been carried in a leather case together with a matching fork.... 3 knife-vigo 2014-08-14T00:00:00.000Z 1680 1660 view
view 2006am2699 jpg s Wilkes, John Rupert Gentle and Rachael Feild, <u>Domestic Metalwork 1640-1820</u>, Antique Collectors Club,... MET Given by Col. Croft Lyons 1684-12-31 1675-01-01 ca. 1680 (made) Detector lock, brass, made by John Wilkes, Birmingham, ca. 1670-1700 Height: 11.3 cm, Width: 15.5 cm lock in, Depth: 3.5 cm without doorknobs, Width: 17 cm lock out, Depth: 6.5 cm with doorknobs British Galleries, room 56d Made in Birmingham by John Wilkes (died 1733) and signed by him 9262 British Galleries: Between 1600 and 1700 locks became increasingly sophisticated. This lock is... 2014-08-29T19:50:07.000Z 2014-08-29T19:50:07.000Z 52.478588 British Galleries, room 56d, case 14 -1.9086 Signed IOHANNES WILKES FECIT DE BIRMINGHAM and inscribed: 'IF I HAD YE GIFT OF TONGUE | I WOULD... steel, brass, Brass and engraved steel, with restorations; cast steel key M.109-1926 m1091926 O78423 Detector lock 1 Detector lock made of brass and engraved steel with a cast steel key. Signed IOHANNES WILKES... Birmingham 2006AM2699 Object Type This 'detector' lock shows how many times a door had been unlocked by means of a... 3 VA detector-lock-wilkes-john 2014-08-14T00:00:00.000Z casting, engraving, forging (metal forming) 1684 1675 view
view 2006an2421 jpg s Unknown MET 1694-12-31 1684-01-01 ca. 1689-1694 (made) Key with the cipher of William and Mary, steel, pierced and engraved, probably London, ca. 1689-1694 Height: 14.3 cm, Width: 4.5 cm, Depth: 0.8 cm British Galleries, room 54b Probably made in the workshop of the Bickford family, London 9311 British Galleries: The royal monogram WR has been incorporated into the design of the key.... 2014-08-29T19:50:21.000Z 2014-08-29T19:50:21.000Z 51.506321 British Galleries, room 54b, case 11 -0.12714 steel Steel, pierced, chiselled and engraved M.201-1912 m2011912 O78478 Key 1 Key made of steel. Pierced, chiselled and engraved with the crowned monogram of King William III... London 2006AN2421 Object Type In the 17th century most locks were made of brass or wrought iron. The keys that... 3 VA key-unknown 2014-08-14T00:00:00.000Z piercing, engraving, chiselling, forging (metal forming) 1694 1684 view
view 2006am5176 jpg s Boulton, Matthew Stemp, Sinty, "Ornamental or Useful: A Cut Steel Chatelaine by Boulton and Wedgwood", <u>The... MET Pfungst Reavil Bequest 1789-12-31 1780-01-01 ca. 1785 (made) Chatelaine (a hanging set of personal accessories), cut steel, set with jasper-ware plaques,... Length: 28.6 cm British Galleries, room 118e Steel probably made in Birmingham; Jasper made at Josiah Wedgwood's factory, Etruria, Staffordshire 9340 British Galleries: Chatelaines, called 'equipages' in the 18th century, were hung with small... 2014-08-29T19:50:28.000Z 2014-08-29T19:50:28.000Z 33.520295 British Galleries, room 118e, case 1 -86.811504 steel, Jasper Cut steel, set with Jasper plaques M.25-1969 m251969 O78508 Chatelaine 1 Soho (Birmingham) 2006AM5176 Object Type Chatelaines were hung from the belt and were used to carry useful everyday objects... 3 VA chatelaine-boulton-matthew 2014-08-14T00:00:00.000Z 1789 1780 view
view 2006am8240 jpg s Unknown Patterson, Angus, <u>Fashion and Armour in Renaissance Europe: Proud Lookes and Brave Attire</u>,... MET Purchased with the assistance of the National Heritage Memorial Fund 1584-12-31 1575-01-01 ca. 1580 (made) Puffer pistol with steel barrel engraved and damascened in gold and wooden stock inlaid with... Length: 58 cm Elizabeth I and Her People (National Portrait Gallery 10/10/2013-05/01/2014) The Golden Age of the English Court: From Henry VIII to Charles I (Moscow Kremlin Museums 24 Oct 2012-27 Jan 2013) British Galleries, room 58b Made in England 9476 British Galleries: PISTOL, POWDER FLASK AND MUSKET<br> This beautifully decorated group of... 2014-08-29T19:51:08.000Z 2014-08-29T19:51:08.000Z 52.883289 British Galleries, room 58b, case 3 -1.97685 wood, steel, Silver, gold, staghorn Steel barrel, wooden stock inlaid with engraved staghorn; barrel mounts damascened in gold and silver M.949-1983 m9491983 O78653 Wheel lock pistol 1 Puffer pistol with steel barrel engraved and damascened in gold and wooden stock inlaid with... England 2006AM8240 Object Type This pistol was owned by the Raymond family of Belchamp Hall, Essex. The pistol is... 3 VA wheel-lock-pistol-unknown 2014-08-14T00:00:00.000Z inlay, carved, forged, damascened 1584 1575 view