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Cameo of the Virgin and Child

Adrien Jean Maximilien Vachette
(French, Cauffry 1753–1839 Paris) [Gold Frame]

Date: ca. 1050–1100, frame ca. 1800
Geography: Made in probably Constantinople
Culture: Byzantine
Medium: Agate cameo, gold frame
Dimensions: Overall: 3 1/16 x 2 1/8 x 1/4 in. (7.7 x 5.4 x 0.7 cm) w/out frame: 2 3/8 x 1 9/16 in. (6 x 4 cm)
Classification: Lapidary Work-Agate
Credit Line: Gift of John C. Weber, in honor of Mary and Michael Jaharis, 2007
Accession Number: 2007.445

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