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Gold and partabgarh green glass necklace & brooch, by Robert Phillips

Image attached to M.18 & A & B-1983

An image of Jewellery. Necklace & Brooch. Phillips, Robert (goldsmith, jeweller, d.1881). Gold and Partabgarh green glass. The necklace is composed of a flexible, woven gold strip, from which are suspended four gold leaves, each attached to a shamrock-shaped pendant of Partabgarh green glass, mounted in gold. At centre back there is an octagonal clasp of the same materials. The brooch, en suite with the pendants, has a pin-fastening across the back. In original red leather case, the silk lining of the lid of which is printed in gold. PHILLIPS./23 COCKSPUR ST/LONDON' below a crown. The glass, Indian 19th Century. The mounts, English. Length (necklace) 39.5 cm, width (brooch) 2.0 cm, circa 1860 to 1880. London. Acquisition Credit: Given by Mrs J. Hull Grundy.

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Jewellery. Necklace & Brooch. Phillips, Robert (goldsmith, jeweller, d.1881). Gold and Partabgarh green glass. The necklace is composed of a flexible, woven gold strip, from which are suspended four gold leaves, each attached to a shamrock-shaped pendant of Partabgarh green glass, mounted in gold. At centre back there is an octagonal clasp of the same materials. The brooch, en suite with the pendants, has a pin-fastening across the back. In original red leather case, the silk lining of the lid of which is printed in gold. PHILLIPS./23 COCKSPUR ST/LONDON' below a crown. The glass, Indian 19th Century. The mounts, English. Length (necklace) 39.5 cm, width (brooch) 2.0 cm, circa 1860 to 1880. London. Acquisition Credit: Given by Mrs J. Hull Grundy.

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  • Accession Number: M.18 & a & b-1983
  • Photograph copyright © The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge.
  • Aperture: f/19.0
  • Focal length: 120
  • Camera: Hasselblad H4D-31
  • Photographer name: Amy Jugg
  • Image height: 1025 pixels
  • Image width: 960 pixels
  • Processed with: Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 5.4 (Windows)
  • Filesize: 401.68kB
  • Exposure time: 1/60
  • ISO Speed: 100
  • Fnumber: 19/1

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19th Century _WF_Grundy British brooch English Fitz_AA glass gold Indian jewellery jewellery pin leaves necklace Partabgarh pendant Robert Phillips shamrock Victorian woven

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