Triangular Winged Brooch With Yellow Gold Wing (J87)

Catalogue Record

Collection

Maker

Title

Triangular Winged Brooch With Yellow Gold Wing

Made in

Orton

Date

1977-8

Description

Trianglular silver brooch, inlaid with yellow, red, and white 18ct gold, with a triangular yellow gold 'wing' soldered to one side. The 18ct yellow gold wing is inlaid with 18ct red and white gold marks. The pin is of 18ct hard white gold.

Materials and techniques

The brooch has a chased hollow silver body made in two halves and soldered together. It is capped at an oblique angle with green gold, inlaid with 18ct red and white gold marks.

Object number

J87

Category

  • Triangular Winged Brooch With Yellow Gold Wing, 1977-78, Crafts Council Collection: J87. Photo: Todd-White Art Photography.

    Triangular Winged Brooch With Yellow Gold Wing, 1977-78, Crafts Council Collection: J87. Photo: Todd-White Art Photography.

  • Triangular Winged Brooch With Yellow Gold Wing, 1977-78, Crafts Council Collection: J87. Photo: Todd-White Art Photography.

    Triangular Winged Brooch With Yellow Gold Wing, 1977-78, Crafts Council Collection: J87. Photo: Todd-White Art Photography.

  • Triangular Winged Brooch With Yellow Gold Wing, 1977-78, Crafts Council Collection: J87. Photo: Todd-White Art Photography.

    Triangular Winged Brooch With Yellow Gold Wing, 1977-78, Crafts Council Collection: J87. Photo: Todd-White Art Photography.

  • Triangular Winged Brooch With Yellow Gold Wing, 1977-78, Crafts Council Collection: J87. Photo: Todd-White Art Photography.

    Triangular Winged Brooch With Yellow Gold Wing, 1977-78, Crafts Council Collection: J87. Photo: Todd-White Art Photography.

Maker's statement

The brooch is one of a set of three completed during the first year of a two year fellowship with Northern Arts.