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Child and Child - Venus & Zeus Buckle


Child and Child - Venus & Zeus Buckle

Silver Enamel

W  5.40cm (2.13 in)  |  L  2.60cm (1.02 in)

Origin British, c. 1900
Marks Child & Child monogram CC with sunflower
Case Original Fitted Case

Original fitted case, the silk marked: 'Jewellers, 35 Alfred Place West, Child & Child, Queen's Gate, Gold and Silversmiths'
cf. Pre-Raphaelite to Arts & Crafts Jewellery Charlotte Gere & Geoffrey C. Munn, 1996, p. 148

Child and Child were specialist art jewellers. They were patronised by artists from the Pre-Raphaelite circle including Edward Burne Jones, William Holman Hunt and Sir Edwin Lutyens and by members of the Royal family such as Queen Victoria, King Edward V11 and Queen Alexandra, King George V and Queen Mary, and Alexandra, Empress of Russia

Price Code

Ref No   4348