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Bona Sforza (1493–1557), Queen of Poland

Cameo by Giovanni Jacopo Caraglio
(Italian, Parma or Verona ca. 1500/1505–1565 Krakow (?))

Date: ca. 1530–40, and 19th century
Culture: Polish, Cracow and French
Medium: Sardonyx, with inlaid gold and silver details; mounted in 19th century as a pendant in gold, with enamel, pearl and ruby
Dimensions: Overall: 2 13/16 x 1 3/4 in. (7.2 x 4.4 cm); Visible cameo (confirmed): 31 x 22 mm
Classification: Metalwork-Gold and Platinum
Credit Line: Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number: 17.190.869

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