Pendant

ca. 1840-1900 (made)
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Not currently on display at the V&A

Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Pendant with a chalcedony cameo of Cleopatra, based on a classical type of a Bacchante with snakes, in a contemporary enamelled gold frame with ribbon ties


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Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Chalcedony cameo in an enamelled gold frame
Brief Description
Pendant with a chalcedony cameo of Cleopatra, based on a classical type of a Bacchante with snakes, in a contemporary enamelled gold frame with ribbon ties, Europe, ca. 1840-1900
Physical Description
Pendant with a chalcedony cameo of Cleopatra, based on a classical type of a Bacchante with snakes, in a contemporary enamelled gold frame with ribbon ties
Dimensions
  • Height: 5.1cm
  • Width: 2.6cm
  • Depth: 0.6cm
Credit line
Given by Dame Joan Evans
Subjects depicted
Collection
Accession Number
M.84-1975

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record createdAugust 23, 2006
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