- Museum number
Hair-pin ornament in the form of a flower-filled cornucopia. Silver and gold set with foiled sapphires, rubies, emeralds and zircons. Maker's mark AP in lozenge and an eagle's head warranty mark on pin for period after 1838. Image bottom left.
- Production date
Width: 3.20 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- Supplement to catalogue entry:
Flower filled cornucopia hairpin ornament. Similar to 'giardinetti' rings of mid-late 18th century. The later French warranty mark must refer to its conversion into a brooch. (Charlotte Gere)
- On display (G46/dc22)
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- Pressman Jewels, 3 Leather Lane, Hatton Garden, London, EC1. Original invoice for £16 to Anne Hull Grundy dated 16.5.1952, described as 'multi-coloured stone set cornucopia brooch'.
- Britain, Europe and Prehistory
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: HG.496 (masterlist number)