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Brooch: M.16 & A-C-2016

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Current Location: In storage


Designer: Ashbee, Charles Robert
Designer: Hart, Henry
Silversmith: Hart, David




22 carat gold, oval with embossed tulips and border of thirteen small bosses
In associated red leather case, initialled and dated in gold 'C.L.C./1906' on the top of the lid. (A).
H.O. Hart's invoice for the brooch (B).
Hart address card used as a gift card addressed to Mr Ward's mother in 1979 (C).


History note: On loan since 2008

Legal notes

Given from the estate of the late Olive and Peter Ward

Place(s) associated

  • Chipping Campden ⪼ England

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2016) by Ward, Olive and Peter, from the estate of


20th Century, Late#
Production date: AD 1979 : designed 1906, made 1979

School or Style

Arts and Crafts (movement)

Components of the work

Brooch composed of gold
Case composed of leather

Techniques used in production


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Identification numbers

Accession number: M.16 & A-C-2016
Primary reference Number: 221613
Old object number: AAL.12A-C-2008
Object entry number: 991
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Created: Thursday 20 July 2017 Updated: Wednesday 28 October 2020 Last processed: Thursday 7 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Applied Arts

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