Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Amor
Myths Amor and Psyche Single figuresAmor and Psyche together, not embracing
Further details
Cast and chased brooch or 'crochet de montre' with a watch hook on the reverse, depicting 'Amour' and 'Psyche', with two haloed heads in high relief flanked by folded wings, their names inscribed on their haloes.
ARTIST/CREATOR
Becker, Edmond-Henri (active c1900) Engraved by P E Richard
DATE
circa 1900
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Prehistory and Europe) (Inv. 1978,1002.1034)
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Gere, Charlotte; Rudoe, Judy; Tait, Hugh; Wilson, The Art of the Jeweller, A Catalogue of the Hull Grundy Gift to the British Museum, Vol 1-2, London, BMP, 1984, no. 1130
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RELATIONS
London, British Museum
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Dean's Development Fund of the School of Advanced Study, University of London
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