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Title

Blister pearl brooch with floral border design

(circa 1917)


Artist

Rhoda Wager

Australia

circa 1877 - 1953


Details


Date

(circa 1917)


Media category

Jewellery


Materials used

silver and pink blister pearl


Dimensions

3.4 x 2.6 cm


Signature & date

Signed centre verso stone, [embossed into strone] "WAGER". Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1917


Location

Not on display


Accession number

2244


Artist information

Rhoda Wager

Works in the collection

4


Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


Deborah Edwards and Alisa de Torres, Australian decorative arts, Sydney, 1991, 23 (colour illus.). cat.no. 102

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