Chatelaine

Chatelaine
Title
Chatelaine
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 )
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.
Object Number 
INV.3905
Marks 
struck: right top obverse: "BL" in conforming rectangle
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group