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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 2006ac8431 jpg s Namikawa Yasuyuki EAS 1904-12-31 1875-01-01 ca. 1880-ca. 1900 (made) Copper box and lid, covered with cloisonné enamels and mounted in silver and gilt; decorated with... Height: 6.4 cm including lid, Diameter: 5.4 cm Margary Gift 989 2014-08-29T19:23:03.000Z 2014-08-29T19:23:03.000Z 35.098129 In Storage 135.718933 Kyoto Namikawa Namikawa of Kyoto Silver, copper, gold, enamel Copper, gold, silver, cloisonné enamels M.75:1, 2-1969 m751969 O39322 Box and lid Copper bodied box and lid with gold and silver wires and cloisonné enamels. Kyoto 2006AC8431 This small and elegant tea-jar (Japanese: ‘natsume’) has all the hallmarks of the best work of... 3 box-and-lid-namikawa-yasuyuki 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z Cloisonné 1904 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 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 repoussé, c.1880, Pune. Length: 6.6 cm, Width: 2.5 cm 1117 2014-08-29T19:23:38.000Z 2014-08-29T19:23:38.000Z 18.52671 In Storage 73.8616 Gold worked in repousse, silver, lac IS.1879-1883 is18791883 O34437 Hair ornaments Ornament representing the screwpine flower or a jewel, Pune 2006AY1310 IS.1876, 1877 and 1879 all purchased in India for the Museum by Caspar Purdon Clarke in 1880-82. 3 hair-ornaments 2014-03-17T00:00:00.000Z 1884 1875 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 2008bt3351 jpg s Unknown MES Bequeathed by Edmond Dresden 1899-12-31 1800-01-01 1800-1899 (made) Silver torque necklace (Aghraw), with a simple loop and hook fastening, Siwa (Egypt), 1800-1899. Diameter: 17.3 cm, Thickness: 0.8 cm Accessions register entry: 'Neck-ring of low-grade silver. / a wire of circular section with a... 9984 2014-08-29T19:53:39.000Z 2014-08-29T19:53:39.000Z 31.35 In Storage 27.233299 Silver silver 310-1904 3101904 O79338 Torque Silver torque necklace, made from a hoop of thick silver wire bent into a hook at one end and a... Siwa 2008BT3351 Probably North Africa The traditional jewellery of the Berber tribes of North Africa is almost always made of silver in... 3 torque-unknown 2014-04-02T00:00:00.000Z 1899 1800 view
view 2008bt3343 jpg s Unknown MES Bequeathed by Edmond Dresden 1899-12-31 1850-01-01 1850-1899 (made) Silver stiff penannular bracelet with stylised serpent's head terminals, Aurès (Algeria), 1850-1899. Diameter: 6.8 cm Accessions register entry: 'Bracelet of silver, cast and chased. / Penannular, consisting of a... 9985 2014-08-29T19:53:39.000Z 2014-08-29T19:53:39.000Z 28.02688 In Storage 1.65284 Silver silver 297-1904 2971904 O79339 Bangle Silver penannular bracelet made from a length of thick wire with the ends shaped like stylised... Aurès 2008BT3343 Probably North Africa The traditional jewellery of the Berber tribes of North Africa is almost always made of silver in... 3 bangle-unknown 2014-04-02T00:00:00.000Z 1899 1850 view
view 2008bt3349 jpg s Unknown MES Bequeathed by Edmond Dresden 1899-12-31 1850-01-01 1850-1899 (made) Silver flat band necklace with hook and loop clasp of thick wire edning in a spiral, unknown... Diameter: 12.3 cm Accessions register entry: 'Neck-ring ("Towk") of pure silver. / Formed of a plain hammered strip... 9996 2014-08-29T19:53:41.000Z 2014-08-29T19:53:41.000Z In Storage Silver silver 306-1904 3061904 O79351 Torque Torque necklace made from a band of sheet silver. Each end has been converted to a strip of... 2008BT3349 This neck ring was described as from North Africa when it was acquired by the museum in 1904. ... 3 torque-unknown 2014-04-02T00:00:00.000Z 1899 1850 view
view 2008bt3358 jpg s Unknown MES Bequeathed by Edmond Dresden 1899-12-31 1850-01-01 1850-1899 (made) Pair of silver penannular ring brooches missing their pins, North Africa, 1850-1899. Diameter: 7 cm, Diameter: 6.7 cm 320A-1904 Accessions register entry: 'Pair of Bracelets or probably brooches which have lost their pins, of... 10011 2014-08-29T19:53:45.000Z 2014-08-29T19:53:45.000Z 25.65427 In Storage 7.25438 Illegible mark in Arabic characters in rectangular frame. Probably part of a Tunisian standard... Silver silver 320&A-1904 3201904 O79372 Pair of pins Pair of penannular ring brooches which have lost their pins. Each consists of a hoop of thick... North Africa 2008BT3358 The traditional jewellery of the Berber tribes of North Africa is almost always made of silver in... 3 pair-of-pins-unknown 2014-05-08T00:00:00.000Z 1899 1850 view
view 2008bt3365 jpg s Unknown MES Bequeathed by Edmond Dresden 1900-12-31 1850-01-01 1850-1900 (made) Silver fibula (Akhlâlet or Abzimt) with openwork round head, Aurès (Algeria), 1850-1900. Width: 4 cm, Length: 8.4 cm Accessions register entry: 'Brooch of low grade silver. / An openwork plate cast with a circle... 10188 2014-08-29T19:54:18.000Z 2014-08-29T19:54:18.000Z 28.02688 In Storage 1.65284 Silver silver, incising, punching 333-1904 3331904 O79563 Fibula Small cast silver fibula pin with penannular guard ring. The pin has a flat circular openwork... Algeria 2008BT3365 The traditional jewellery of the Berber tribes of North Africa is almost always made of silver in... 3 fibula-unknown 2014-04-03T00:00:00.000Z incising, punching 1900 1850 view
view 2012fp1089 jpg s Bry, Theodor de Mitchell, H. P.. [Catalogue entries]. <u>In</u>: <u>Catalogue of the Jones Collection, Part II:... MET 1598-12-31 1580-01-01 1580 - 1598 (made) Ebony, overlaid with silver, German (probably Frankfurt-am-Main), unmarked; engraving attributed... Height: 10.7 cm, Length: 24.1 cm The original owner of the inkstand is unknown, but the arms engraved on the lid suggest that by... 13294 2014-08-29T20:10:03.000Z 2014-08-29T20:10:03.000Z 49.872695 In Storage 8.65016 Arms quarterly gules and argent, in the first quarter a horse's head couped of the second. LEX... ebony, Silver ebony, silver, engraving, piercing 840-1882 8401882 O372449 Inkstand. Ebony, overlaid with silver pierced and engraved with foliage and grotesques framing Biblical... Frankfurt-am-Main 2012FP1089 See Hayward (1976), p. 295 for attribution of much of the engraving on the plates to de Bry. 3 inkstand-bry-theodor-de 2014-08-07T00:00:00.000Z piercing, engraving 1598 1580 view
view unknown MES 1869-12-31 1839-01-01 1839-1869 (made) Large heavy silver torque (Aghraw) with a loop and hook fastening, and three stamped marks, Siwa... Width: 21.4 cm 13464 2014-08-29T20:10:51.000Z 2014-08-29T20:10:51.000Z 26.69636 In Storage 30.246469 '٨٠', a crescent and a stylised lion, in an oval frame. Mark for 800 standard silver, Egypt,... Silver silver 1103-1869 11031869 O79699 Torque Silver torque, made from a hoop of thick silver wire bent into a hook at one end and a loop at... Egypt A torque is a stiff metal ring, usually open at the front, which is worn round the neck. They... 2 torque-torque-unknown 2014-03-27T00:00:00.000Z Torque 1869 1839 view
view 2008bt3356 jpg s Unknown MES Bequeathed by Edmond Dresden 1899-12-31 1856-01-01 1856-1899 (made) Pair of large silver hoop earrings with one end terminating in a stylised snake's head, Tunisia,... Width: 5.4 cm 'Tunisian jewellery includes a wide variety of hoops, often very large; the circle, with its... Accessions register entry: 'Pair of Earrings of silver. / Each formed of a wire of circular... 13467 2014-08-29T20:10:51.000Z 2014-08-29T20:10:51.000Z 33.795021 In Storage 9.56154 Traces of illegible mark in Arabic. Possibly a town mark. Partial long mark with Arabic... Silver silver 319&A-1904 3191904 O79705 Pair of earrings Pair of silver hoop earrings made of plain wire, each flattened at one end and pierced with a... Tunisia 2008BT3356 Possibly Tunisia The traditional jewellery of the Berber tribes of North Africa is almost always made of silver in... 3 pair-of-earrings-unknown 2014-05-08T00:00:00.000Z 1899 1856 view
view MES Silver gilt hexagonal pen case and ink bottle; Turkey (possibly Ezerum) 13546 2014-08-29T20:11:07.000Z 2014-08-29T20:11:07.000Z 38.9585 In Storage 35.4492 Silver, gold, turquoise silver, gilt, gold, turquoise 759A-1891 7591891 O79790 Pen case and ink bottle Silver gilt hexagonal pen case and ink bottle. Pen case has a removable lib, can is covered in... Turkey Possibly from Erzerum 3 pen-case-ink-bottle-pen-case-and 2014-04-29T00:00:00.000Z gilt Pen case; Ink Bottle view
view 2006aj9584 jpg s Hayne and Co John Culme, The Directory of Gold and Silversmiths, Jewellers and Allied Traders 1838-1914, Vol.... MET Bequeathed by Miss D.B. Simpson 1846-12-31 1845-01-01 1845-1846 Dessert fork, silver, one of a set of twelve table and dessert forks, Fiddle,thread and shell... Length: 174 mm, Width: 25 mm Large table forks evolved in the early 18th century as cutlery became specialised. A desire to... Bequeathed by Miss D. B. Simpson 16423 Dessert fork, silver, one of a set of twelve table and dessert forks, Fiddle,thread and shell... 2014-08-29T20:23:29.000Z 2014-08-29T20:23:29.000Z 51.506321 In Storage -0.12714 Marked on the back of the handle with London hallmark, duty, sterling, date letter for 1845-6,... Silver silver M.181G-1977 m181g1977 O82603 Dessert fork Fork, silver, Fiddle, thread and shell pattern London 2006AJ9584 Hall marking year from May 1845 - May 1846 Mass produced 3 dessert-fork-dessert-fork-hayne-and-co 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z die stamping Dessert fork 1846 1845 view
view Hayne and Co John Culme, The Directory of Gold and Silversmiths, Jewellers and Allied Traders 1838-1914, Vol.... MET Bequeathed by Miss D.B. Simpson 1846-12-31 1845-01-01 1845-1846 Dessert fork, silver, one of a set of twelve table and dessert forks, Fiddle,thread and shell... Length: 174 mm, Width: 25 mm Large table forks evolved in the early 18th century as cutlery became specialised. A desire to... Bequeathed by Miss D. B. Simpson 16424 Dessert fork, one of a set of twelve table and dessert forks, Fiddle, thread and shell pattern,... 2014-08-29T20:23:29.000Z 2014-08-29T20:23:29.000Z 51.506321 In Storage -0.12714 Marked on the back of the handle with London hallmark, duty, sterling, date letter for 1845-6,... Silver silver M.181H-1977 m181h1977 O82604 Dessert fork Fork, silver, Fiddle, thread and shell pattern London Hall marking year from May 1845 - May 1846 Mass produced 3 dessert-fork-dessert-fork-hayne-and-co 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z die stamping Dessert fork 1846 1845 view
view 2006aj9584 jpg s Hayne and Co John Culme, The Directory of Gold and Silversmiths, Jewellers and Allied Traders 1838-1914, Vol.... MET Bequeathed by Miss D.B. Simpson 1846-12-31 1845-01-01 1845-1846 Dessert fork, silver, one of a set of twelve table and dessert forks, Fiddle,thread and shell... Length: 174 mm, Width: 25 mm Large table forks evolved in the early 18th century as cutlery became specialised. A desire to... Bequeathed by Miss D. B. Simpson 16425 Dessert fork, silver, one of a set of twelve table and dessert forks, Fiddle,thread and shell... 2014-08-29T20:23:29.000Z 2014-08-29T20:23:29.000Z 51.506321 In Storage -0.12714 Marked on the back of the handle with London hallmark, duty, sterling, date letter for 1845-6,... Silver silver M.181I-1977 m181i1977 O82605 Dessert fork Fork, silver, Fiddle, thread and shell pattern London 2006AJ9584 Hall marking year from May 1845 - May 1846 Mass produced 3 dessert-fork-dessert-fork-hayne-and-co 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z die stamping Dessert fork 1846 1845 view
view Hayne and Co John Culme, The Directory of Gold and Silversmiths, Jewellers and Allied Traders 1838-1914, Vol.... MET Bequeathed by Miss D.B. Simpson 1846-12-31 1845-01-01 1845-1846 Silver dessert fork, one of a set of twelve table and dessert forks, Fiddle,thread and shell... Length: 174 mm, Width: 25 mm Large table forks evolved in the early 18th century as cutlery became specialised. A desire to... Bequeathed by Miss D. B. Simpson 16426 Dessert fork, one of a set of twelve table and dessert forks, Fiddle, thread and shell pattern,... 2014-08-29T20:23:29.000Z 2014-08-29T20:23:29.000Z 51.506321 In Storage -0.12714 Marked on the back of the handle with London hallmark, duty, sterling, date letter for 1845-6,... Silver silver M.181J-1977 m181j1977 O82606 Dessert fork Fork, silver, Fiddle, thread and shell pattern London Hall marking year from May 1845 - May 1846 Mass produced 3 dessert-fork-dessert-fork-hayne-and-co 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z die stamping Dessert fork 1846 1845 view
view Hayne and Co John Culme, The Directory of Gold and Silversmiths, Jewellers and Allied Traders 1838-1914, Vol.... MET Bequeathed by Miss D.B. Simpson 1846-12-31 1845-01-01 1845-1846 Silver dessert fork, one of a set of twelve table and dessert forks, Fiddle,thread and shell... Length: 174 mm, Width: 25 mm Large table forks evolved in the early 18th century as cutlery became specialised. A desire to... Bequeathed by Miss D. B. Simpson 16427 Dessert fork, one of a set of twelve table and dessert forks, Fiddle, thread and shell pattern,... 2014-08-29T20:23:29.000Z 2014-08-29T20:23:29.000Z 51.506321 In Storage -0.12714 Marked on the back of the handle with London hallmark, duty, sterling, date letter for 1845-6,... Silver silver M.181K-1977 m181k1977 O82607 Dessert fork Fork, silver, Fiddle, thread and shell pattern London Hall marking year from May 1845 - May 1846 Mass produced 3 dessert-fork-dessert-fork-hayne-and-co 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z die stamping Dessert fork 1846 1845 view
view 2009by8600 jpg s Unknown SSEA 1800-12-31 1750-01-01 late 18th century (made) height: 20 cm, width: 12.5 cm South Asia, room 41 Unknown because the original number is lost. The decoration, however, indicates that this and its... 19135 2014-08-29T20:36:51.000Z 2014-08-29T20:36:51.000Z 12.31305 South Asia, room 41, case 28B 76.64966 silver, gilt IPN.2599 ipn2599 O16740 Palanquin pole-end 1 Palanquins were the litters used when travelling, the poles used by the bearers to carry the... Mysore 2009BY8600 This finial made of thickly gilded silver was probably a terminal from one of the poles... 3 VA palanquin-pole-end-unknown 2013-10-01T00:00:00.000Z 1800 1750 view