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Mourning brooch or pendant with Hope leaning on an anchor

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An image of Jewellery. Mourning Brooch or Pendant. Unknown maker, England. Marquise-shape, containing, under glass, a scene, in sepia, of Hope leaning on an anchor; in the background a ship at sea. Surrounding the scene, under the glass is a chased border. On the reverse is inscribed the script monogram of the initials 'EB'. Gold and ivory, height, whole, 4.5 mm, depth, whole, 22.0 mm, length, whole, 37.5  mm. Neoclassical. Spencer George Perceval Collection.

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Jewellery. Mourning Brooch or Pendant. Unknown maker, England. Marquise-shape, containing, under glass, a scene, in sepia, of Hope leaning on an anchor; in the background a ship at sea. Surrounding the scene, under the glass is a chased border. On the reverse is inscribed the script monogram of the initials 'EB'. Gold and ivory, height, whole, 4.5 mm, depth, whole, 22.0 mm, length, whole, 37.5 mm. Neoclassical. Spencer George Perceval Collection.

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  • Accession Number: PER.M.268-1923
  • Photograph copyright © The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge.
  • Aperture: f/27.0
  • Focal length: 120
  • Camera: Hasselblad H3DII-31
  • Photographer name: Amy Jugg
  • Image height: 1025 pixels
  • Image width: 761 pixels
  • Processed with: Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 5.4 (Windows)
  • Filesize: 401.23kB
  • Exposure time: 1/60
  • ISO Speed: 200
  • Fnumber: 27/1

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18th Century anchor brooch female Fitz_AA Georgian glass gold Hope (Virtue) ivory jewellery jewellery pin marquise shaped mourning brooch mourning pendant neo-classical Neoclassical oval pendant personification sailing ship sepia ship at sea ships woman

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