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view Unknown MET 1894-12-31 1865-01-01 ca. 1870-ca. 1890 (made) Gold bracelet, with lion-mask terminals and filigree decoration, made in Germany or Austria, 1870-90 Height: 7.2 cm, Width: 7.6 cm, Depth: 2.4 cm This bracelet has no connection with Giuliano, but demonstrates the widespread influence of the... 661 2014-08-29T19:21:26.000Z 2014-08-29T19:21:26.000Z 51.090839 In Storage 10.45424 Gold M.19-1972 m191972 O115899 Bracelet Gold bracelet, with lion-mask terminals and filigree decoration. The design inspired by Greek... Germany 3 bracelet-unknown 2013-11-12T00:00:00.000Z 1894 1865 view
view Unknown MET 0100-12-31 0001-01-01 1-100 (made) Snake armlet, probably Egypt (Roman Empire), AD 1-100, gold Height: 8.4 cm, Width: 6.1 cm, Depth: 5.2 cm Jewellery, room 91 Acquired from the Castellani Collection. 664 2014-08-29T19:21:27.000Z 2014-08-29T19:21:27.000Z 26.69636 Jewellery, room 91, case 3, shelf A, box 6 30.246469 gold Gold 631A-1884 631a1884 O120214 Bracelet 1 Snake armlet, probably Egypt (Roman Empire), about AD 1-100, gold Egypt 3 VA bracelet-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z chased 100 1 view
view 2006bh2576 jpg s Giuliano, Carlo MET Given by Carlo and Arthur Giuliano 1870-12-31 1865-01-01 1865-1870 (made) Pair of earrings, gold and fresh water pearls, based on a Roman design, with articulated... [Earring] Height: 7.2 cm, Width: 2 cm, Depth: 1.6 cm [Earring] Height: 6.7 cm, Width: 2 cm, Depth: 1.7 cm Jewellery, room 91 Carlo Giuliano (d. 1895), a Neapolitan by birth, worked for the Castellani firm in Italy and is... 673 2014-08-29T19:21:29.000Z 2014-08-29T19:21:29.000Z 51.506321 Jewellery, room 91, case 21, shelf D, box 3 -0.12714 'CG' gold, pearl Gold, fresh-water pearls 170&A-1900 1701900 O115903 Earrings 1 Pair of earrings, gold and fresh-water pearls, based on a Roman design, with articulated pendants... London 2006BH2576 These earrings were presented to the Museum by Carlo and Arthur Giuliano, the sons of the maker.... 3 VA earrings-giuliano-carlo 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1870 1865 view
view 2006ay0734 jpg s Giuliano, Carlo MET Given by Carlo and Arthur Giuliano 1870-12-31 1865-01-01 1865-1870 (made) Pair of earrings, gold openwork with granulated central bosses and filigree ornament, Carlo... Height: 26 mm, Width: 20 mm, Depth: 14 mm [Earring] Height: 2.6 cm, Width: 2 cm, Depth: 1.4 cm [Earring] Height: 2.7 cm, Width: 2 cm, Depth: 1.3 cm Jewellery, room 91 Carlo Giuliano (d. 1895), a Neapolitan by birth, worked for the Castellani firm in Italy and is... 679 2014-08-29T19:21:31.000Z 2014-08-29T19:21:31.000Z 51.506321 Jewellery, room 91, case 21, shelf A, box 9 -0.12714 'CG' gold Gold 167&A-1900 1671900 O115902 Earrings 1 Pair of earrings, gold openwork with granulated central bosses, and filigree ornament. Plaque... London 2006AY0734 The granulation, or fine surface texture of minute grains of gold on these earrings, was copied... 3 VA earrings-giuliano-carlo 2013-11-11T00:00:00.000Z granulation 1870 1865 view
view 2006bg9022 jpg s Unknown MET Given by Dame Joan Evans 1810-12-31 1790-01-01 1790-1810 (made) Gold clasp, ivory painted with watercolour of a portrait of a woman, reverse plaited hair,... Height: 4 cm, Width: 3 cm, Depth: 0.7 cm Jewellery, room 91 mezzanine 814 2014-08-29T19:22:11.000Z 2014-08-29T19:22:11.000Z 52.883289 Jewellery, room 91 mezzanine, case 81, shelf D, box 4 -1.97685 hair, ivory, watercolour, gold Gold, viory, watercolour with a painted portrait and hair M.97-1969 m971969 O126187 Clasp 1 Gold clasp set with ivory and painted in watercolour with a portrait of a woman, a spaniel at her... England 2006BG9022 Not all sentimental jewellery is associated with death. Some pieces express love, friendship and... 3 VA clasp-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z painting 1810 1790 view
view 2006bh1331 jpg s Unknown MET 1800-12-31 1775-01-01 1775-1800 (made) Gold brooch,silver, rose-cut diamonds, seed pearls, mother of pearl, enamel, hair and gold... Height: 4.5 cm, Width: 2.4 cm, Depth: 1.3 cm Jewellery, room 91 mezzanine 825 2014-08-29T19:22:14.000Z 2014-08-29T19:22:14.000Z 46.712448 Jewellery, room 91 mezzanine, case 81, shelf D4, box 10 1.71832 Glass, mother of pearl, gold, seed pearls, enamel, diamond Gold, silver, rose cut diamonds with seed pearls, mother of pearl and blue enamel 1726-1869 17261869 O126150 Slide 1 Gold brooch, silver, rose cut diamonds, set with a basket of flowers in seed pearls, mother of... France 2006BH1331 Memorial jewellery to honour the dead is one of the largest categories of 18th- century jewellery... 3 VA slide-unknown 2014-01-31T00:00:00.000Z 1800 1775 view
view 2006ay0766 jpg s Unknown MET Given by Mrs Burkinyoung 1885-12-31 1875-01-01 1875-1885 (made) Brooch with the figure of Vesta. Italy, Rome, 1875-85. Gold, set with a micromosaic of coloured... Height: 6.8 cm, Width: 3.1 cm, Depth: 1 cm Jewellery, room 91 969 2014-08-29T19:22:59.000Z 2014-08-29T19:22:59.000Z 42.502998 Jewellery, room 91, case 18, shelf D, box 5 12.57341 gold Gold, set with glass mosaic 844&PART-1907 8441907 O120278 Brooch 1 Gold brooch, with locket fitting on the reverse, and a gold pendant. Set with a Roman mosaic... Italy 2006AY0766 3 VA brooch-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1885 1875 view
view 2006ay1310 jpg s Barnard, Nick. ‘Indian Jewellery : The V&A Collection’. London : V&A Publishing, 2008. ISBN... SSEA 1884-12-31 1875-01-01 ca. 1880 (made) Head Ornament, Gold worked in reposse, c.1880, Pune. Diameter: 5.9 cm, Height: 6.6 cm 1116 2014-08-29T19:23:38.000Z 2014-08-29T19:23:38.000Z 18.52671 In Storage 73.8616 Gold, silver, lac IS.1877-1883 is18771883 O34438 Hair ornaments Head ornament representing the sun, with a lotus motif ( an attribute of the sun god Surya). Pune 2006AY1310 Purchased in India for the Museum by Caspar Purdon Clarke in 1880-82. 3 head-ornaments-hair-ornaments 2014-03-17T00:00:00.000Z Head Ornaments 1884 1875 view
view 2006al5630 jpg s Unknown SSEA 1800-12-31 1700-01-01 1700-1800 (made) Height: 2.2 cm, Width: 3.5 cm British Galleries, room 125c Made in the Mughal Empire, Indian subcontinent 1522 British Galleries: A MUGHAL RING AND THE NECKLACE IT INSPIRED<br> This necklace was made in... 2014-08-29T19:25:26.000Z 2014-08-29T19:25:26.000Z 21.7866 British Galleries, room 125c, case 2 82.794762 Gold, set with diamonds and enamelled in translucent green, blue, black and white 02528(IS) 02528is O79170 Ring 1 India 2006AL5630 Made in the Mughal Empire, Indian subcontinent Object Type Thumb rings of precious materials were worn by the emperor and his immediate circle... 3 VA ring-unknown 2014-08-07T00:00:00.000Z 1800 1700 view
view 2006am6780 jpg s Unknown Oman, C.C., Catalogue of Rings (London, 1930), p.112, no.740 Oman, Charles, British Rings:... MET Bequeathed by Miss Charlotte Frances Gerard 1600-12-31 1550-01-01 1550-1600 (made) Memento mori ring Height: 2 cm estimated, including scrolls, Width: 1 cm estimated, Diameter: 2.3 cm estimated Elizabeth I and Her People (National Portrait Gallery 10/10/2013-05/01/2014) 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) Aspects of Age, Death and Memento Mori (Schnütgen-Museum, Köln 07/09/2006-26/11/2006) British Galleries, room 58c Made in England; Aspects of Age Exhibition RF.2005/727 6018 British Galleries: It was not uncommon to associate the vows of marriage with the remembrance of... 2014-08-29T19:38:21.000Z 2014-08-29T19:38:21.000Z 52.883289 British Galleries, room 58c, case 3 -1.97685 inscribed 'BE HOLD THE ENDE' and 'RATHER DEATH THAN FALS FAYTH' gold, enamel Gold, chased and enamelled 13-1888 131888 O77393 Ring 1 England 2006AM6780 Object Type The bezel (head) of this ring is enamelled in white with a death's head surrounded by... 3 VA ring-unknown 2014-08-14T00:00:00.000Z 1600 1550 view
view 2006am3454 jpg s Giuliano, Carlo MET Given by Carlo and Arthur Giuliano 1869-12-31 1860-01-01 ca. 1865 (made) Boat-shaped brooch, made in London by Carlo Giuliano, ca. 1865 Height: 4.3 cm, Width: 8.4 cm British Galleries, room 122g Made in London by Carlo Giuliano (born in Naples, Italy, about 1831, died in London, 1895) 6906 British Galleries: This brooch has the shape of an ancient Greek shield or 'pelta'. The applied... 2014-08-29T19:41:12.000Z 2014-08-29T19:41:12.000Z 51.506321 British Galleries, room 122g, case 11 -0.12714 Gold, with filigree and cast decoration, set with mother-of-pearl 166-1900 1661900 O77436 Brooch 1 London 2006AM3454 Object Type This brooch takes its shape from an ancient Greek leather shield. It is decorated... 3 VA brooch-giuliano-carlo 2014-08-14T00:00:00.000Z 1869 1860 view
view 2006am6604 jpg s Unknown MET 1600-12-31 1580-01-01 1580-1600 (made) Gold seal ring with Baker arms, England, 1580-1600 Diameter: 2.8 cm estimated British Galleries, room 58b 8732 British Galleries: PERSONAL SEALS<br> Coats of arms were used as a personal signature not just by... 2014-08-29T19:47:34.000Z 2014-08-29T19:47:34.000Z 52.883289 British Galleries, room 58b, case 5 -1.97685 Arms of Baker (possibly Devon) 'CB' Gold, the shoulders chased with terms 807-1871 8071871 O77734 Seal ring 1 England 2006AM6604 Object Type A seal ring was to used to apply the wearer's personal mark to the sealing wax on a... 3 VA seal-ring-unknown 2014-08-14T00:00:00.000Z 1600 1580 view
view 2006am3589 jpg s Unknown MET 1604-12-31 1595-01-01 ca.1600 (made) Gimmel <i>fede</i> Ring Diameter: 2.1 cm estimated British Galleries, room 58c 8751 British Galleries: THREE RINGS<br> Rings engraved with declarations of love were called posy... 2014-08-29T19:47:40.000Z 2014-08-29T19:47:40.000Z 51.090839 British Galleries, room 58c, case 5 10.45424 'QUOD DEVS CONIVNXIT', 'HOMO NON SEPARET' 'What God has joined together let no man put asunder' Gold, cast, chased and enamelled 851-1871 8511871 O77755 Gimmel ring 1 Germany 2006AM3589 Object Type The ring bears a Latin inscription from the marriage service, which confirms that it... 3 VA gimmel-ring-unknown 2014-08-14T00:00:00.000Z 1604 1595 view
view 2006am0482 jpg s Unknown MET Given by Monica Casswell, in loving memory of her husband, Thomas 1871-12-31 1871-01-01 1871 (made) Mourning Jewellery Height: 5.3 cm, Width: 3.5 cm, Depth: 1.6 cm British Galleries, room 125b Made in Britain 9356 British Galleries: MOURNING JEWELLERY<br> The strict observance of mourning during the reign of... 2014-08-29T19:50:32.000Z 2014-08-29T19:50:32.000Z 54.313919 British Galleries, room 125b, case 1 -2.23218 Set with diamond monogram 'JE' and 'EE'; inscribed around the frames of the hair compartments... Gold, onyx and diamonds set in silver, with glazed interior compartments containing hair M.28-1991 m281991 O78525 Locket 1 Great Britain 2006AM0482 Object Type Lockets, such as this superb quality mourning locket, were at the height of their... 3 VA locket-unknown 2014-08-14T00:00:00.000Z 1871 1871 view
view 2006am6851 jpg s Rundell, Bridge and Rundell Christopher Hartop, The Art of Rundell and Bridge, 1797-1843, 2005,pp.75, 156; cat.no.63 MET 1822-05-28 1821-05-29 1821-1822 (hallmarked) Gold, London hallmarks for 1821-22, mark of Rundell, Bridge and Rundell Height: 22.5 cm, Diameter: 12.7 cm Gold: Power and Allure (Goldsmiths' Hall 01/06/2012-28/07/2012) Royal Goldsmiths: The Art of Rundell, Bridge & Rundell 1797-1830 (Koopman/Rare Arts 14/06/2005-01/07/2005) British Galleries, room 120 Rundells supplied the plate including cups and other perquisites in gold or silver for all the... Made in London by Rundell, Bridge & Rundell Rundell, Bridge & Rundell Exhibition... 9407 British Galleries: After his coronation King George IV (1774-1830) presented this cup to James... 2014-08-29T19:50:48.000Z 2014-08-29T19:50:48.000Z 51.506321 British Galleries, room 120, case 7 -0.12714 Presented at the Coronation of His Majesty King George the Fourth, 19th July, 1821 to James... gold Gold, cast, applied and chased and engraved M.42:1, 2-1982 m421982 O78582 Cup and cover 1 Classical vase shape with finial in the form of a royal crown, the cup decorated with roses,... London 2006AM6851 Object Type This cup and cover was a ceremonial gift intended for display on a buffet or... 3 VA cup-and-cover-rundell-bridge-and 2014-08-14T00:00:00.000Z engraving (incising), casting, chasing 1822 1821 view
view 2006am6753 jpg s Unknown MET Purchased with the aid of the Hugh Phillips Bequest 1681-12-31 1674-01-01 1674-1681 (made) The Heneage Finch box Height: 2 cm, Width: 5.8 cm, Depth: 4.6 cm British Galleries, room 54b Made in England by an unidentified maker 9438 British Galleries: GENTLEMAN'S ACCESSORIES<br> In about 1680 separate pockets made of soft... 2014-08-29T19:50:59.000Z 2014-08-29T19:50:59.000Z 52.883289 British Galleries, room 54b, case 2 -1.97685 Engraved on the underside with the crest of Heneage Finch 1st Earl of Nottingham, (1621-1682)... Gold, engraved and chased, with applied wire M.61-1990 m611990 O78615 Box 1 Box, pill or cachou England 2006AM6753 Object Type This is an important and rare oval gold box, thought to have been a pill, snuff or... 3 VA box-unknown 2014-08-14T00:00:00.000Z 1681 1674 view
view 2006am7163 jpg s Castellani MET Given by Emily, Dowager Countess of Crawford 1869-12-31 1860-01-01 1860-1869 (made) Pair of gold and pearl earrings by Castellani, Rome, 1860-9 Height: 3.81 cm, Width: 2 cm, Depth: 0.3 cm British Galleries, room 122g Made in Rome by the firm of Castellani (active about 1814-1930) 9446 British Galleries: JEWELLERY<br> 1860-1869<br> Enthusiasm for the arts of the classical world led... 2014-08-29T19:51:01.000Z 2014-08-29T19:51:01.000Z 41.903111 British Galleries, room 122g, case 11 12.49576 Applied mark of Castellani: two addorsed Cs Gold, pierced and mounted with pearls M.64&A-1921 m641921 O78623 Earrings 1 Rome 2006AM7163 Object Type Each earring is formed of a convex pierced rosette with a pearl in the centre. Below... 3 VA earrings-castellani 2014-08-14T00:00:00.000Z 1869 1860 view
view 2008bt1811 jpg s Unknown Oman, Charles, <u>Catalogue of Rings in the Victoria and Albert Museum</u>, London, 1930, no.... MET 1200-12-31 1100-01-01 1100-1200 (made) Gold ring, with a lion <i>passant</i>, Sicily, 12th century Height: 1.2 cm, Width: 2.1 cm, Depth: 2.1 cm, Diameter: 1.8 cm inside Medieval and Renaissance, room 8 This ring's large size shows that it probably belonged to a man. Rings, however, were often... 11587 2014-08-29T20:01:54.000Z 2014-08-29T20:01:54.000Z 40.135305 Medieval and Renaissance, room 8, case 10 15.530162 gold Gold, cast and chased 26-1894 261894 O119166 Ring 1 Ring, gold, cast and chased. The shaped shoulders of the decorated with an interlace pattern. The... Sicily 2008BT1811 The large size of this ring suggests that it was made for a man.The motif of the lion passant, a... 3 VA ring-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z casting, chasing 1200 1100 view
view 2006ay0770 jpg s Giuliano, Carlo MET Given by Carlo and Arthur Giuliano 1874-12-31 1860-01-01 ca. 1865-ca. 1870 (made) Pair of earrings, gold openwork of stylised floral trellis, and articulated fringing, Carlo... [Earring] Height: 7.2 cm, Width: 1.9 cm, Depth: 0.9 cm [Earring] Height: 7.2 cm, Width: 1.9 cm, Depth: 0.9 cm Jewellery, room 91 Carlo Giuliano (d. 1895), a Neapolitan by birth, worked for the Castellani firm in Italy and is... 11772 2014-08-29T20:03:01.000Z 2014-08-29T20:03:01.000Z 51.506321 Jewellery, room 91, case 21, shelf D, box 4 -0.12714 'CG' gold Gold 169&A-1900 1691900 O115900 Earrings 1 Pair of earrings, gold openwork of stylised floral trellis, with applied pellets and articulated... London 2006AY0770 These earrings were presented to the Museum by Carlo and Arthur Giuliano, the sons of the maker.... 3 VA earrings-giuliano-carlo 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1874 1860 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