Brooch

Hungarian-Transylvanian
late 16th century
Marked by IB


Object Place: Europe, Hungary

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 5.1 x 13.7 cm

Accession Number

69.31

Medium or Technique

Metal

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Jewelry

Classifications

Brooches

Jewelled silver-gilt: twelve attached lobed pieces made in elaborate open-work filigree of twisted wire terminating in naturalistic leaves and quadrupes; applied enamelled flowers with center setting of mounted semi-precious stones, large central one a topaz; all set against a ground of gold-dotted opaque green and blue enamel; marked IB in oval on the pin.

Credit Line

H. E. Bolles Fund