Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Bust of a young woman

Artist:
Giuseppe Girometti (Italian, Rome 1780–1851 Rome)
Date:
early 19th century
Culture:
Italian, Rome
Medium:
Sardonyx, mounted in gold as a pendant
Dimensions:
Overall: 1 1/2 x 1 7/16 in. (3.8 x 3.7 cm); visible cameo (confirmed): 30.4 x 18.7 mm
Classification:
Lapidary Work-Gems
Credit Line:
The Milton Weil Collection, 1940
Accession Number:
40.20.36
Not on view
Signature: Incised to left of neck: GIROMETTI

Marking: Unmarked
Milton Weil (until 1938; to MMA)
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