Chatelaine hook

Object Number: 
1934.115
Date: 
1860-1870
Medium: 
Porcelain, onyx, enamel, metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 3/8 x 1 3/8 x 3/4 in. ( 11.1 x 3.5 x 1.9 cm )
Description: 
Metal chatelaine hook, hook-plate consisting of three black circular onyx discs joined by rings at floral bails, each disc smaller than the disc above, with swivel catch at the bottom; each disc has a white ceramic disc at the center in relief with metal frame, each having a transfer print of a picnic basket in a garden.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group