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Pendant

  • Place of origin:

    Germany (made)

  • Date:

    late 16th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Sardonyx cameo in enamelled gold mount, hung with a pearl

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Dame Joan Evans

  • Museum number:

    M.86-1975

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Pendant, sardonyx cameo, perhaps of an emperor, in enamelled gold mount, hung with a pearl.

Place of Origin

Germany (made)

Date

late 16th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Sardonyx cameo in enamelled gold mount, hung with a pearl

Dimensions

Height: 6 cm, Width: 3.2 cm, Depth: 0.8 cm

Object history note

Pforzheim Exhibition RF.96/1572

Descriptive line

Pendant, sardonyx cameo in enamelled gold mount, hung with a pearl, Germany, late 16th century.

Materials

Sardonyx; Gold; Enamel; Pearl

Subjects depicted

Portraits; Men; Headdresses; Cameo; Scrolls (motifs)

Categories

Images Online; Jewellery; Portraits; Europeana Fashion Project

Collection

Metalwork Collection

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