Kate Eadie

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Kate Muriel Mason Eadie
Born 1878
Harborne, Staffordshire
Died 8 November 1945 (age 67)
Alcester, Warwickshire, England
Residence Birmingham, England
Occupation Jeweller
Style Arts and Crafts
Spouse(s) Sidney Meteyard

Kate Muriel Mason Eadie RMS ARBSA (1878 – 8 November 1945) was a jeweller[1] and craftswoman[2] in Birmingham, England, working in the Arts and Crafts style.[1] In September 1940, she married the Birmingham Pre-Raphaelite painter Sidney Meteyard,[3][4] who she met when she studied at Birmingham School of Art,[4] having modelled for many of his pictures,[3][4] including Jasmine.[5] They worked together on stained glass.[6]

A well as jewellery, she made larger items such as fire screens.[2]

In 1915, she was elected an associate of the Royal Birmingham Society of Artists,[1] with whom she had exhibited a case of jewellery in 1908-1909, a processional cross in 1909, and another case of jewellery in 1911.[1]

At one time, she lived at The Malthouse, Evesham Road, Cookhill, Alcester, Warwickshire, with her sisters,[citation needed] and with Meteyard.

She died on 8 November 1945.[7][8]


  1. ^ a b c d "Miss Kate M. Eadie". Mapping the Practice and Profession of Sculpture in Britain and Ireland 1851-1951. University of Glasgow. Retrieved 29 January 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "University of Birmingham". Antiques Roadshow. Series 23. Episode 12. 2000. BBC. Retrieved 2013-01-29. 
  3. ^ a b "Kate Eadie Arts and Crafts Suffragette Necklace Amethyst Silver and Enamel". Collectors Weekly. Retrieved 29 January 2013. 
  4. ^ a b c "An Arts and Crafts citrine necklace by Kate Eadie Unmarked,". Bonhams. Retrieved 29 January 2013. 
  5. ^ "Jasmine by Sidney Harold Meteyard". Retrieved 2 February 2013. 
  6. ^ "Obituary (Sidney Harold Meteyard)". The Birmingham Post. 1947-04-07. 
  7. ^ England & Wales, National Probate Calendar 1946
  8. ^ "A silver Arts & Crafts moonstone pendant attributed to Kate Eadie, c.1910.." Sworders. Retrieved 2 February 2013. 

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