Hair ornament, gold with a closed-back and set with garnets.
- Made in: England
- (Europe,United Kingdom,England)
- Width: 9.3 centimetres
8 April 1994
Reason for treatment
1991 Lightly tarnished CRE 1994 as above CRE
1991 Tarnish removed using Goddards hotel silver dip applied using cotton wool swabs. Rinsed with distilled water / solvent on cotton wool swabs. Dried with paper tissues CRE 1994 Tarnish removed using Goddards hotel silver dip applied using cotton wool swabs. Rinsed with distilled water / solvent on cotton wool swabs. Dried with a hot air blower Polished using Goddards long term silver cloth. CRE
Howard Vaughan, Ross-on-Wye, Herefordshire. Undated advertisement for 'Georgian garnet hair ornament/brooch c. 1780, £95'.
Prehistory and Europe
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Object reference number: MCT7930
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