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Halifax Decorative & Fine Arts Society November Lecture


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  • Non-members £7.50 per lecture - pay at ticket desk

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Susan Rumfitt The Splendour and Symbolism of Renaissance Jewellery

This lecture looks at the jewellery worn throughout Europe from the C15th to the early C17th. The role of jewellery to a monarch is discussed as a symbol of power, wealth and fashion as well as the significant meaning of gemstones during this period. Using paintings and jewellery, this is a lecture which explores the virtues of stones and jewellery in the Renaissance as well as looking at the fabulous collections of Royal families across Europe.

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Location

Square Chapel Arts Centre
10 Square Rd
Halifax
HX1 1QG

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