Plate Brooch

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Object Name: 
Plate Brooch
Accession Number: 
83.7.8
Dimensions: 
Overall Diam (max): 4.1 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
100-199
Primary Description: 
Blue, red, white, yellow enamel; cast bronze brooch with millefiori enamel. Circular plate with central knop; cast bronze circular plate with loop projecting from edge of central knop; attachment for pin, pin and catchplate; plate decorated with two concentric zones of millefiori enamel separated by plain concentric groove; traces of enamel on top of knop; outer zone: 31 'flowers' with yellow center, red surrounded and white 'petals', on blue background; inner zone: squarish checkers in white, blue and yellow on red background.
Department: 
Provenance: 
Galerie Gunter Puhze, Former Collection
1983-10-21
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