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Sixteenth-century-style pendant

Date:
19th century
Culture:
French
Medium:
Crystal, gold, enamel, pearls
Dimensions:
L. 4-3/8 in. (11.1 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Gold and Platinum
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.190.895
Not on view
J. Pierpont Morgan (until 1917; to MMA)
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