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ROBERT PHILLIPS (1810 - 1881)

Mughal inspired reversible pendant


ROBERT PHILLIPS (1810 - 1881)

Mughal inspired reversible pendant

Gold, enamel & pearls

H  6.60cm (2.60 in)  |  W  3.40cm (1.34 in)

Origin United Kingdom, c. 1875
Marks Backed Ps with Prince of Wales feathers indistinctly marked on loop

‘Phillips of Cockspur Street’
Mughal inspired reversible pendant

llustrated in our book:
Beatriz Chadour-Sampson & Sonya Newell-Smith, Tadema Gallery London Jewellery from the 1860s to 1960s, Arnoldsche Art Publishers, Stuttgart 2021, p. 254
Helen Ritchie Designers & Jewellery 1850-1940, Jewellery and Metalwork from the Fitzwilliam Museum, 2018, pp. 37-43 biography
The Art of the Jeweller, A Catalogue of the Hull Grundy Gift to the British Museum, Volume I, p 167 and Volume II, colour plates, for revivalist examples by Phillips Brothers.
Robert Phillips was one of the most important London jewellers working in the neo-Classical and neo-Renaissance styles & had close connections with Castellani & Giuliano

Price Code

Ref No   7244