Openwork Bird brooch pendant by Sir Edward Burne-Jones

This openwork gold brooch pendant is in the form of a bird on an olive branch, decorated with translucent green and red enamel, and set with turquoise and coral cabochons, pearls and a single ruby.

Details

Medium:
Gold
Dimensions:
4.2 × 4.3 × 1.4cm
Acquired in:
2015
Presented by:
Geoffrey and Caroline Munn through The Art Fund

Provenance

Geoffrey and Caroline Munn

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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