Collection Online
mild steel, 24ct gold
4.4 × 7.9 × 0.9 cm
Place/s of Execution
Elsternwick, Melbourne, Victoria
Accession Number
Australian Decorative Arts
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Gift of Terence and Dominica Lane, 1994
Gallery location
Not on display
The brooch is roughly trapezoidal in shape with an angular projection at the top and a cloud-shaped overlay at the bottom centre and right. The textured steel plates are inlaid (damascened) with random gold lines and the back plate is gilt behind the cloud overlay. The brooch is signed on the back l.r. corner: VG monogram within a square.