The Guardian Angel
Date: c. 1900
Medium: Pierced and chased silver, set with enamel on copper
Dimensions: 4 7/16 × 2 15/16 in. (11.3 × 7.5 cm)
Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. H. W. Janson, 1976
Object Number: 1976-32
About: Alexander Fisher was a key figure in the revival of the art of enamel during the Victorian period. He studied at the government sponsored national Art Training Schools in South Kensington and in Paris, where he focused on enameling techniques of the 13th and 14th centuries.
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