Museum Hearts

We discovered a few hearts in the National Museums Scotland collection. You can explore our collections more at www.nms.ac.uk
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Pendant of gold and enamel decorated with a sleeping cupid and an enamelled drop by Phoebe Traquair, from 1905. Part of National Museums Scotland collection.

Pendant of gold and enamel decorated with a sleeping cupid and an enamelled drop by Phoebe Traquair, from 1905. Part of National Museums Scotland collection.

Crowned heart brooch of silver, marked "NAIRN" and "D F", possibly for Daniel Ferguson of Inverness, c. 1860

Crowned heart brooch of silver, marked "NAIRN" and "D F", possibly for Daniel Ferguson of Inverness, c. 1860

A gold enamelled, heart-shaped locket set with an onyx cameo portrait of Mary, Queen of Scots. Part of National Museums Scotland collection.

A gold enamelled, heart-shaped locket set with an onyx cameo portrait of Mary, Queen of Scots. Part of National Museums Scotland collection.

A 1733 scent bottle of clear colourless glass painted in red, white, blue, yellow and green enamel colours. There are two birds on a heart, inscribed 'lieb Du mich allein. Part of the Ida Pappenheim Collection at National Museums Scotland.

A 1733 scent bottle of clear colourless glass painted in red, white, blue, yellow and green enamel colours. There are two birds on a heart, inscribed 'lieb Du mich allein. Part of the Ida Pappenheim Collection at National Museums Scotland.

Single heart-shaped, gold brooch surmounted by a crown of birds' heads, by Alexander Stewart, Inverness, c. 1796 - 1800. Part of National Museums Scotland collection.

Single heart-shaped, gold brooch surmounted by a crown of birds' heads, by Alexander Stewart, Inverness, c. 1796 - 1800. Part of National Museums Scotland collection.

Heart shaped pendant of gold, enamelled and bearing a bird design, set with pearls and opals and with a gold suspension loop: Scottish, Aberdeen, by James Cromar Watt

Heart shaped pendant of gold, enamelled and bearing a bird design, set with pearls and opals and with a gold suspension loop: Scottish, Aberdeen, by James Cromar Watt

Heart brooch with a filled crown and straight sides, engraved on the back with BEFOR MY (sun) NO STAR TO THE. Part of National Museums Scotland collection.

Heart brooch with a filled crown and straight sides, engraved on the back with BEFOR MY (sun) NO STAR TO THE. Part of National Museums Scotland collection.

Silver heart brooch with a filled hatched crown, engraved with A . L and a maker's mark, C A, on the back of the crown, probably by Coline Allan of Old Aberdeen. Part of National Museums Scotland collection.

Silver heart brooch with a filled hatched crown, engraved with A . L and a maker's mark, C A, on the back of the crown, probably by Coline Allan of Old Aberdeen. Part of National Museums Scotland collection.

Heart-shaped brooch of silver, inscribed 'Love', from Shian, Perthshire. Part of National Museums Scotland collection.

Heart-shaped brooch of silver, inscribed 'Love', from Shian, Perthshire. Part of National Museums Scotland collection.

Stay busk of wood carved in chip fashion with carved and painted decoration featuring a bird on a branch, a heart transfixed with arrows, a bell flower, and initials 'A. H.': English, c. 1670 - 1730.

Stay busk of wood carved in chip fashion with carved and painted decoration featuring a bird on a branch, a heart transfixed with arrows, a bell flower, and initials 'A. H.': English, c. 1670 - 1730.

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