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Pendant

Date:
16th century
Culture:
Italian
Medium:
Gold, crystal, heliotrope, enamel
Dimensions:
3-5/8 x 2-5/8 in. (9.2 x 6.7 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Gold and Platinum
Credit Line:
The Friedsam Collection, Bequest of Michael Friedsam, 1931
Accession Number:
32.100.305
Not on view
Frédéric Spitzer (in 1891, sale no. 1807) ; Fritz von Gans ; Michael Friedsam (until 1931; bequeathed to MMA)
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