Beadwork Basket by English

English Beadwork Basket, with elaborate design in opaque and clear glass beads with name: Sarah Gurnall, August 24 Anno 1659.


Details

Medium:
Beadwork
Acquired in:
1936
Presented by:
Brigadier Clark Fund through The Art Fund

Possibly a Christening present. Part of a donation of 16 gifts and 1 bequest to five museums by the Brigadier Clark Fund through the Art Fund between 1936 and 1992.

Venue details

V&A (Victoria and Albert Museum) Cromwell Road, London London SW7 2RL 020 7942 2000 www.vam.ac.uk

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