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88/1048 Belt pouch, brass, gilding metal, 24 carat fire-gilding with patina, Bronwyn Goss, Perth, Western Australia, 1988
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Object statement
Belt pouch, brass, gilding metal, 24 carat fire-gilding with patina, Bronwyn Goss, Perth, Western Australia, 1988
Exhibited in 1988 at the Contemporary Jewellery Gallery, Sydney.

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Description
Belt pouch, brass, gilding metal, 24 carat fire-gilding with patina, Bronwyn Goss, Perth, Western Australia, 1988.
Chain mail belt pouch of brass and gilding metal, 24 carat gold fire gilding and patina. Conical form, suspended from a thick gilded ring (uneven diameter, approximately 50mm), and attached to a belt hook. Front of the pouch profusely decorated with short lengths of wire with 'knobbed' ends, which have been twisted and woven into the links. The uppermost wires show traces of gilding; the whole object dark brown/black patinated.

Designed: Goss, Bronwyn; Perth, Western Australia; 1988


Used: Contemporary Jewellery Gallery; Woollahra, New South Wales
88/1048
Production date
1988
Height
235 mm
Width
50 mm
Depth
40 mm

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Acquisition credit line
Purchased with funds donated by Yasuko Myer, 1988

This object record is currently incomplete. The information available may date back as far as 125 years. Other information may exist in a non-digital form. The Museum continues to update and add new research to collection records.
Subjects
+ Australian design
+ Jewellery design
+ Australian Studio Jewellery
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