- Museum number
Chased gold brooch set with pearls in the form of two children leaning on a fence. Export mark.
- Production date
- 1880 (circa)
Width: 3.40 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- Supplement to catalogue entry:
This design may illustrate a catch-phrase or rhyme, as was common in late Victorian silver novelties. Motto jewels were popular in France in the 1880s (Charlotte Gere)
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- N Bloom & Son, 153 New Bond Street, London W1. Original invoice for £75 to Anne Hull Grundy dated 4.7.1973, described as 'Victorian C1860 gold & pearl "boy & girl" brooch. French.
- Britain, Europe and Prehistory
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: HG.193 (masterlist number)