Triangular Winged Brooch With White Gold Wing (J88)

Catalogue Record

Collection

Maker

Title

Triangular Winged Brooch With White Gold Wing

Made in

Orton

Date

1977-8

Description

Trianglular silver brooch, inlaid with yellow, red, and white 18ct gold, with a triangular white gold 'wing' soldered to one side. The 18ct white gold wing is inlaid with red, yellow and green gold forms. 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 off at an oblique angle with silver inlaid with 18ct red gold and oxidised to purple.

Object number

J88

Category

  • Triangular Winged Brooch With White Gold Wing, Ros Conway, 1977-78, Crafts Council Collection: J88. Photo: Todd-White Art Photography.

    Triangular Winged Brooch With White Gold Wing, Ros Conway, 1977-78, Crafts Council Collection: J88. Photo: Todd-White Art Photography.

  • Triangular Winged Brooch With White Gold Wing, Ros Conway, 1977-78, Crafts Council Collection: J88. Photo: Todd-White Art Photography.

    Triangular Winged Brooch With White Gold Wing, Ros Conway, 1977-78, Crafts Council Collection: J88. Photo: Todd-White Art Photography.

  • Triangular Winged Brooch With White Gold Wing, Ros Conway, 1977-78, Crafts Council Collection: J88. Photo: Todd-White Art Photography.

    Triangular Winged Brooch With White Gold Wing, Ros Conway, 1977-78, Crafts Council Collection: J88. Photo: Todd-White Art Photography.

  • Triangular Winged Brooch With White Gold Wing, Ros Conway, 1977-78, Crafts Council Collection: J88. Photo: Todd-White Art Photography.

    Triangular Winged Brooch With White Gold Wing, Ros Conway, 1977-78, Crafts Council Collection: J88. Photo: Todd-White Art Photography.

Maker's statement

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