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An image of Gumleaf pendant and chain by Mildred Creed
Alternate image of Gumleaf pendant and chain by Mildred Creed Alternate image of Gumleaf pendant and chain by Mildred Creed

Mildred Creed

(Australia 04 May 1874 – 09 May 1943)

Title
Gumleaf pendant and chain
Year
(circa 1914)
Media category
Jewellery
Materials used
silver and mother of pearl
Dimensions

chain: 40.4cm pendant: 4.4 x 2.5 cm:

chain; 40.4 cm; chain

chain; 2.5 cm; pendant

Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Credit
Purchased 1914
Accession number
2260.a-b
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (3)

Kenneth Cavill and Eva Czernis-Ryl, Brilliant: Australian gold and silver 1851-1950, 'Australian gold and silver 1901-1950', pg. 59-124, Sydney, 2011, 68 (colour illus., detail). plate no. 108

Deborah Edwards and Alisa de Torres, Australian decorative arts, Sydney, 1991, 22, 23 (colour illus.). cat.no. 98

Denise Mimmocchi, Australian Symbolism: the art of dreams, ‘Sydney Long: Arcadian myth and the decorative landscape’, pg. 110-122, Sydney, 2012, 116, 119 (colour illus.), 144.