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London jewellery.

Image ID: 831719

London jewellery. (1878)

Image Details

Image Title

:  London jewellery.

Published Date

: 1878

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 33 x 23 cm. (12 3/4 x 9 in.)

Notes

: Printed on border: "The gorgeous necklace with ear-rings to match, which occupy the upper portion of the page, are the productions of Messrs. Howell and James, from designs by Sir Matthew Digby Wyatt ; the medallions are cameos executed in the most perfect manner in the green onyx of Brazil, and they are surrounded by choice pearls and set in chased gold. The locket is an example of the emblematical art-jewellery introduced, we believe, by M ....
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Original Source

: From Art industry : metal-work, illustrating the chief processes of art work applied by the goldsmith, silversmith, jeweller, etc. (London: Virtue, 1878) Yapp, G. W. (George Wagstaffe) (1811-1880), Editor.

Source

: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Jewelry -- 1800s

Source Description

: 3 folders (104 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC JEWE-18

Digital ID

: 831719

Record ID

: 715036

Digital Item Published

: 10-27-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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