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Collection

Rhoda Wager

(Australia circa 1877 – 1953)

Title
Opal pendant and chain
Other titles:
Pendant and chain
Year
circa 1910
Media category
Jewellery
Materials used
handwrought silver set with an opal
Dimensions

chain : 42.7cm pendant :4.8 x 2.1 cm

Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Credit
Purchased 1914?
Accession number
2250
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (3)

Deborah Edwards and Alisa de Torres, Australian decorative arts, Sydney, 1991, 23 (colour illus.). cat.no. 101

Gillian McCracken, Social riches: the Society of Arts & Crafts of New South Wales 1906-2006, Manly, 2006, 41.

Jackie Menzies, Project 24: Cicadas and Gumnuts -The Society of Arts and Crafts 1906-1935, Sydney, 1978. cat.no. 134; titled 'Pendant and chain'; Collection of the Art Gallery of New South Wales

Exhibition history (3)

Project 24 - Cicadas and Gumnuts: The Society of Arts and Crafts 1906-1935 (1978), Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 01 Apr 1978–07 May 1978

An exhibition of art nouveau in Australia:

Social riches: the Society of Arts & Crafts of New South Wales 1906-2006, Manly Art Gallery and Museum, Sydney, 28 Jul 2006–03 Sep 2006