- Museum number
Brooch in carved ivory of a bunch of flowers tied with a ribbon bow.
- Production date
- 1880 (circa)
Length: 6.50 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- Text from catalogue of the Hull Grundy Gift (Gere et al 1984) no. 221:
May be the work of Franz Wilhelm Wegel who was at Erbach in the 1880s. (Charlotte Gere).
Information supplementary to Hull Grundy catalogue:
Alternatively the brooch may have been made in Dieppe, in view of the fine stems and delicacy of the carving, see Peter Hartmann, 'Blumen- und Tiermotive in Elfenbein', Weltkunst, 1 October 1986, pp. 2840-43, fig. 102, p. 2940.
- On display (G47/dc8)
- Acquisition date
- Britain, Europe and Prehistory
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: HG.856.a (masterlist number)