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Pendant

  • Place of origin:

    Spain (pendant, made)
    Goa (figure, made)

  • Date:

    1680-1700 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Enamelled and cast gold set with pearls and rubies

  • Credit Line:

    Murray Bequest

  • Museum number:

    M.997-1910

  • Gallery location:

    Jewellery, Rooms 91, The William and Judith Bollinger Gallery, case 10, shelf B, box 4

Physical description

Enamelled gold pendant set with pearls and rubies, with a cast figure of the Infant Christ standing in a niche. The pendant made in Spain, the figure made in India, Goa.

Place of Origin

Spain (pendant, made)
Goa (figure, made)

Date

1680-1700 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Enamelled and cast gold set with pearls and rubies

Dimensions

Height: 5.7 cm, Width: 3.1 cm, Depth: 0.6 cm

Descriptive line

Enamelled gold pendant set with pearls and rubies, with a cast figure of the Infant Christ standing in a niche, the pendant made in Spain, the figure made in India, Goa, 1680-1700

Materials

Gold; Enamel; Pearl; Ruby

Techniques

Enamelling; Casting

Subjects depicted

Niches

Categories

Jewellery; Metalwork; Accessories; Christianity; Europeana Fashion Project

Collection

Metalwork Collection

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