Victoria and Albert Museum

The world’s greatest museum of art and design

Our outstanding showcase of contemporary jewellery design is an established destination in its own right. From affordable on-trend costume pieces, through an exclusive selection of designers and styles from all over the world, to collaborations with some of the most important names in contemporary design.

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Traditional Jewellery: In Nineteenth-Century Europe (Hardback)

Traditional Jewellery: In Nineteenth-Century Europe (Hardback)

Although less well-known today, European jewellery - jewellery worn with traditional or national costume - was highly fashionable in nineteenth-centur…

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Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty

14 March – 2 August 2015. Celebrating the extraordinary creative talent of one of the most innovative designers of recent times, Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty is the first and largest retrospective of McQueen's work to be presented in Europe.

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Event - Art Deco Jewellery in the V&A - Tour 1

Tue 21 July 2015 11:00–12:30

V&A guide Jane Reddish will trace the development of jewellery from the sixteenth to the twentieth century.

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