Bust of a young woman

Artist: Giuseppe Girometti (Italian, 1780–1851)
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

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