Description & Technical information

Having four rectangular panels each with a different emblematic scene representing the seasons; putti collecting flowers and making a garland for spring; putti at harvest making sheaves for summer; putti-satyrs carousing in a bacchanalian manner for autumn and collecting firewood and making a fire for winter, each scene within a frame with bold scrolls and flowerheads, spaced by four oblong dividing panels of openwork scrolling foliate design and each centred by a different female term, French assaymark and workshop mark for B & L.

Weight: 86.5g

Date:  c.1880
Period:  19th century
Origin:  French
Medium: gold
Dimensions: 18 x 3.4 cm (7¹/₈ x 1³/₈ inches)
Categories: Jewellery