Skip to main content

Brooch: M.16 & A-C-2016

An image of Brooch

Photograph copyright © The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge.

Terms of use

These images are provided for non-commercial use under a Creative Commons License (BY-NC-ND). To license a high resolution version, please contact our image library who will discuss fees, terms and waivers.

Download this image

Creative commons explained - what it means, how you can use our's and other people's content.

Colours in this image

Alternative views

Object information

Maker(s)

Ashbee, Charles Robert (Designer)
Hart, Henry (Designer)
Hart, David (Silversmith)

Description

22 carat gold, oval with embossed tulips and border of thirteen small bosses
In associated red leather case, initialled and dated in gold 'C.L.C./1906' on the top of the lid. (A).
H.O. Hart's invoice for the brooch (B).
Hart address card used as a gift card addressed to Mr Ward's mother in 1979 (C).

Notes

History note: On loan since 2008

Legal notes

Given from the estate of the late Olive and Peter Ward

Place(s) associated

  • Chipping Campden ⪼ England

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2016) by Ward, Olive and Peter, from the estate of

Dating

Late 20th Century
Production date: AD/CE 1979 : designed 1906, made 1979

School or Style

Arts and Crafts (movement)

Components of the work

Brooch: composed of gold Case: composed of leather

Techniques used in production

Embossing

References and bibliographic entries

Related exhibitions

Identification numbers

Accession number: M.16 & A-C-2016
Primary reference Number: 221613
Old object number: AAL.12A-C-2008
Object entry number: 991
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Thursday 20 July 2017 Updated: Wednesday 28 October 2020 Last processed: Monday 29 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Applied Arts

Citation for print

This record can be cited in the Harvard Bibliographic style using the text below:

The Fitzwilliam Museum (2020) "Brooch" Web page available at: https://collection.beta.fitz.ms/id/object/221613 Accessed: 2021-12-03 23:10:34

Citation for Wikipedia

To cite this record on Wikipedia you can use this code snippet:

{{cite web|url=https://collection.beta.fitz.ms/id/object/221613|title=Brooch|author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2021-12-03 23:10:34|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

Bootstrap HTML code for reuse

<div class="text-center my-3"> <figure class="figure"> <img src="https://data.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/imagestore/aa/aa37/M_16_20_26_20A_C_2016_1_201701_kly25_dc2.jpg" alt="brooch" class="img-fluid" /> <figcaption class="figure-caption text-info">brooch</figcaption> </figure> </div>

Please enter your name as you would like to be addressed
Please enter your email address
The object accession number - this is prefilled
Please enter your query with as much detail as possible

More objects and works of art you might like

Brooch

Accession Number: M.5-1970

Pennanular pin brooch

Accession Number: M.41-1984

Brooch

Accession Number: GR.3.1978

Brooch fragment

Accession Number: CM.163-2000

Suggested products from Curating Cambridge

You might be interested in this...

Sign up for updates

Updates about future exhibitions and displays, family activities, virtual events & news. You'll be the first to know...

University of Cambridge Museums logo
Arts Council England Logo
Research England logo
The Technology Partnership logo
Brewin Dolphin Logo