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Woman Holding a Falcon and a Flower

Date:
19th century
Culture:
German
Medium:
Gilt silver, remnants of solder on the reverse.
Dimensions:
4.1 x 3.4 cm, wt. 22.23 g.
Classification:
Plaquettes
Credit Line:
Robert Lehman Collection, 1975
Accession Number:
1975.1.1353
Not on view
This octagonal plaquette was made in the nineteenth century in a Renaissance style.
Henry Oppenheimer, London; Oppenheimer sale, Christie's, London, 28 July 1936, lot 298 including another silver plaquette and a model of a seal (for pounds 70 to [John Hunt, London]). Acquired by Robert Lehman through Hunt from the Oppenheimer sale.
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