Brooch by Jacqueline Mina

Jacqueline Mina is one of Britain's most significant contemporary jewellers.

Details

Medium:
Platinum gauze and gold granules
Dimensions:
5.5 x 3 cm
Acquired in:
2013
Presented by:
Katherine Purcell through The Art Fund

She studied jewellery at Hornsey and the Royal College of Art, London, and was awarded the Jerwood Applied Arts Prize in 2000. Many of her works explore the potential of fusing of gold with platinum, as in this intricate platinum-gauze brooch accented by individual granules of gold nested in the textile-inspired weave.

Provenance

Katherine Purcell

Venue details

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

Entry details

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