Two jade tiki & Viking penannular thistle brooch by Various artists

Two breast ornaments: i) New Zealand tiki with shell rings inlaid in the eyes; height 13 cm; ii) New Zealand jade tiki; height, 6.

Details

Medium:
I) and ii) jade & shell; iii) silver
Acquired in:
1955
Presented by:
A J Hugh Smith through The Art Fund

5 cm. Also iii) Silver Viking penannular 'thistle' brooch of Norse origin, found at Ballynolan, Ireland, in 1835.

Provenance

Mr A. John Hugh Smith

Venue details

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