- Museum number
Chatelaine ornamented with flower sprays. Silver with a closed-back, set with foiled pastes and with fittings for two hooks.
- Production date
Length: 12.20 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- Text from catalogue of the Hull Grundy Gift (Gere et al) no. 65:
The type of implements which were attached to these chatelaines depended on the sex of the owner. Apart from watches, watch-keys and seals, other possibilities include scent and spice containers, needle and thimble cases and nutmeg boxes. (Charlotte Gere).
- Not on display
- Acquisition notes
- Harvey & Gore, 4 Burlington Gardens, London, W1. Original invoice for £165 to Anne Hull Grundy dated 9.6.1976, described as 'Paste chatelaine, c. 1785'.
- Britain, Europe and Prehistory
- Registration number