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Rosary Terminal Bead with Lovers and Death's Head

Date: ca. 1500–1525
Geography: Made in North France or South Netherlands
Culture: North French or South Netherlandish
Medium: Ivory, with emerald pendant, silver-gilt mount
Dimensions: Overall: 5 3/8 x 1 9/16 x 1 11/16 in. (13.6 x 4 x 4.3 cm) ivory only: 2 13/16 x 1 9/16 x 1 11/16 in. (7.2 x 4 x 4.3 cm)
Classification: Ivories
Credit Line: Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number: 17.190.305

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