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The badge is in the form of the crest of Cholmondeley: on a wreath gold and gules a demi griffin sable (armed gold) holding a close helmet silver garnished gold. It is modeled in low relief with gilt and enameled tinctures. The badge is formed of a sheet, chased, embossed, cut, pierced,...

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Purchased from Asprey, PLC, London, May 22, 1989, Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Charlotte Beebe Wilbour.

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Charlotte Beebe Wilbour

English (London), about 1600–25

Object Place

London, England


H. 7 cm (2 3/4 in.); W. 6.8 cm (2 11/16 in.); D. 1.2 cm (1/2 in.); Weight 19.8 gm (13 dwt)

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Medium or Technique

Silver, parcel gilt and enameled