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Pendant

Maker:
Attributed to Johann Friedrich Dinglinger (German, 1702–1767)
Date:
probably 18th century
Culture:
German, probably Dresden
Medium:
Gold, enamel, rubies, diamond (or crystal), pearl
Dimensions:
Height: 2 5/8 in. (6.7 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Gold and Platinum
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.190.885
Not on view
[ Jacques Seligmann , Paris, in 1909; sold to Morgan for £1000 ] ; J. Pierpont Morgan , London and New York (1909–17; to MMA)
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