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Aigrette

ca. 1810 (made), ca. 1820-ca. 1835 (altered)
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Aigrette, brilliant-cut diamonds, turquoises, an emerald and other coloured stones. Some added subsequently (probably between 1820 and 1835) to increase the polychromatic effect of the piece.


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Categories
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Diamonds, turquoises, an emerald and other coloured stones
Brief Description
Aigrette, brilliant-cut diamonds, turquoises, an emerald and other coloured stones, probably made in France, about 1810
Physical Description
Aigrette, brilliant-cut diamonds, turquoises, an emerald and other coloured stones. Some added subsequently (probably between 1820 and 1835) to increase the polychromatic effect of the piece.
Dimensions
  • Height: 12.2cm
  • Width: 9.1cm
  • Depth: 2cm
Credit line
Cory Bequest
Collection
Accession Number
M.127-1951

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record createdAugust 4, 2005
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