Chatelaine

Object Number: 
INV.3905
Date: 
ca. 1675
Medium: 
Silver, metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 3/4 x 5 1/2 x 1/2 in. ( 4.4 x 14 x 1.3 cm )
Marks: 
struck: right top obverse: "BL" in conforming rectangle
Description: 
Silver shield-shaped chatelaine with a cast lion's head (possibly was gilt) screwed onto the center of the shield; two metal hooks soldered to the reverse; chain soldered to the left side and is made of wide round links and narrow ribbed circular links; marked "BL" in conforming rectangle on the right top of obverse.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group