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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 2006am3073 jpg s John Jencks Thornton, Claire, 'Purse, Pincushion and Knife Case', in North, Susan and Jenny Tiramani, eds,... T&F Bequeathed by Sir Frederick Richmond, Bt 1625-12-31 1600-01-01 1600-1625 (made) Pair of steel knives with the handles damascened in gold and silver, made by John Jencks, with a... Depth: 2.5 cm [Knife-case] Height: 20.8 cm, Width: 1.95 cm British Galleries, room 58c The knives were made in England by John or Joseph Jencks. The embroidery design is identical to... 9673 British Galleries: Guests were generally expected to take their own knives to dinners or feasts.... 2014-08-29T19:52:07.000Z 2014-08-29T19:52:07.000Z 52.883289 British Galleries, room 58c, case 5 -1.97685 steel, leather, silk, Silver, gold, linen, silk thread, amber, silver-gilt thread Steel, gold, silver, amber, linen, leather, silk, silk thread, silver-gilt threads; damascened, hand sewn, hand embroidered T.55 to B-1954 t551954 O78884 Pair of wedding knives 1 Pair of steel knives with the handles damascened in gold and silver and set with amber. The... England 2006AM3073 Object Type In the 17th century cutlery used at table was often designed to be portable, since... 3 VA pair-of-wedding-john-jencks 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z damascening, hand embroidery, hand sewing, braiding 1625 1600 view
view 2006au9242 jpg s Unknown White, Helen. <u>Snuff Bottles from China</u>. London: Bamboo Publishing Ltd in association with... EAS Salting Bequest 1895-12-31 1864-01-01 1864-1895 (made) Opaque white glass snuff bottle, with relief decoration, China, 1864-1895 Height: 5.5 cm 10803 2014-08-29T19:57:12.000Z 2014-08-29T19:57:12.000Z 36.894451 In Storage 104.165649 Glass Opaque white glass, coloured red, amber, dark blue, light blue, and green striped with brown, and carved in relief C.1526-1910 c15261910 O7918 Snuff bottle The bottle is a flattened pear form without a stopper. It is made of opaque white glass, with... China 2006AU9242 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 1864 view
view 2006af5009 jpg s Arnold, John Trusted, Marjorie. <u>Catalogue of European Ambers in the Victoria and Albert Museum.</u> London... MET 1650-12-31 1600-01-01 1600 -1650 (made) Steel knife with a handle of amber, English, possibly London, blade possibly by John Arnold,... Length: 17.2 cm, Length: 7.2 cm handle Bought from C. H. Shoppee Esq. in 1901 58127 2014-08-29T23:05:22.000Z 2014-08-29T23:05:22.000Z 51.506321 In Storage -0.12714 mother of pearl, ebony, steel, gold, amber, brass Steel blade, the handle, amber, inlaid with gold, mother of pearl, ebony and brass. 539-1901 5391901 O90754 Knife Steel blade with traces of gold inlay, handle of amber, with inlaid mother of pearl in a chequer... London 2006AF5009 3 knife-arnold-john 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z carving, inlay (process), forging 1650 1600 view
view 2006bc2541 jpg s Unknown MET Given by the Secretary of State for India 1867-12-31 before 1868 (made) Necklace, silver, leather and amber, Ethiopia, before 1868 (formerly belonging to Queen Woyzaro... Length: 35 cm Accessions register entry: 'Necklace. Silver, crescent shaped ornaments with conical pendants... 83516 2014-08-30T01:00:57.000Z 2014-08-30T01:00:57.000Z 9.1473 In Storage 40.49305 leather, Silver, amber Silver, leather, amber 408-1869 4081869 O108063 Necklace Necklace. Ten silver, crescent-shaped ornaments with conical pendants alternating with nine... Ethiopia 2006BC2541 This necklace of silver, leather and amber was formerly in the possession of Queen Woyzaro... 3 necklace-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1867 view
view 2006ba1016 jpg s Unknown MET Given by the Secretary of State for India 1867-12-31 before 1868 (made) Necklace, silver, leather, amber, Ethiopia, before 1868 (formerly belonging to Queen Woyzaro... Length: 35 cm Accessions register entry: 'Necklace. Silver and leather tubes separated by flat amber beads,... 83800 2014-08-30T01:02:22.000Z 2014-08-30T01:02:22.000Z 9.1473 In Storage 40.49305 leather, Silver, amber Silver, leather, amber 416-1869 4161869 O108396 Necklace Necklace formed of seven pairs of silver cylinders (amulets?), seven pairs of red-leather-covered... Ethiopia 2006BA1016 This necklace of silver, leather and amber was formerly in the possession of Queen Woyzaro... 3 necklace-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1867 view
view 2006ab3061 jpg s Unknown MET Given by Dame Joan Evans 0100-12-31 0001-01-01 1st century (made) ca. 1730 (altered) Cameo pendant, onyx head of Dionysus in a gold surround set with gem stones, the cameo is 1st... Height: 5.5 cm, Width: 3.5 cm, Depth: 1 cm, Height: 2.8 cm cameo, Width: 2.3 cm cameo 86693 2014-08-30T01:15:29.000Z 2014-08-30T01:15:29.000Z 51.090839 In Storage 10.45424 Onyx with gold, amber, tuquoises and rubies M.132-1922 m1321922 O112188 Pendant Cameo pendant, onyx head of Dionysus in a gold surround set with amber, turquoises and rubies;... Germany 2006AB3061 The cameo 1st century AD; the setting is probably German 3 pendant-unknown 2013-10-09T00:00:00.000Z 100 1 view
view Unknown T&F Given by Major and Mrs Broughton 1930-12-31 1921-01-01 ca. 1926 (made) Handbag of silk imitation astrakhan, and vanity mirror, made in Great Britain, ca. 1926 This handbag was owned by Cara Broughton, née Cara Leland Huttleston Rogers (1867-1939), who... 109300 2014-08-30T02:55:28.000Z 2014-08-30T02:55:28.000Z 54.313919 In Storage -2.23218 metal, silk, amber Silk lined with silk, metal, amber T.238&A-1972 t2381972 O139635 Handbag Clutch handbag of black silk made to imitate astrakhan. It has a clasp with red amber balls... Great Britain 2 handbag-unknown 2014-07-16T00:00:00.000Z 1930 1921 view
view Unknown T&F Given by Major and Mrs Broughton 1929-12-31 1920-01-01 ca. 1925 (made) Parasol of silk with wood and amber handle, England, ca. 1925 This parasol was owned by Cara Broughton, née Cara Leland Huttleston Rogers (1867-1939), who... 295752 2014-08-30T12:35:54.000Z 2014-08-30T12:35:54.000Z 52.883289 In Storage -1.97685 Silk, turned wood, amber, composition T.226-1972 t2261972 O355750 Parasol Parasol with a black silk cover. Handle of turned wood with a red amber top and a plaited silk... England 2 parasol-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z 1929 1920 view
view Unknown EAS Given by Miss Grizel Gray, in memory of her father, William Gray of Dumbarton 1899-12-31 1800-01-01 19th century (made) Mandarin necklace of amber and jade, China, 19th century Length: 70 in plus pendants 406423 2014-08-30T16:22:14.000Z 2014-08-30T16:22:14.000Z 36.894451 In Storage 104.165649 amber, jade, silk, bronze T.384-1967 t3841967 O486281 Necklace Mandarin's necklace made of 107 circular amber beads threaded on thick white silk, with a larger... China 3 necklace-unknown 2013-08-16T00:00:00.000Z 1899 1800 view