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Pendant Brooch with Cameo of Enthroned Virgin and Child and Christ Pantokrator

Date: late 11th–12th century, mount 12th–14th century
Culture: Byzantine
Medium: Chalcedony cameo; gold mount with pearls, emeralds, garnets, sapphires, and a sardonyx intaglio
Dimensions: Overall: 2 13/16 x 2 3/16 x 5/8 in. (7.2 x 5.5 x 1.6 cm) Chalcedony: 1 1/2 x 1 1/4 in. (3.8 x 3.2 cm)
Classification: Lapidary Work-Chalcedony
Credit Line: Purchase, Acquisitions Fund, Christopher C. Grisanti and Suzanne P. Fawbush, Austin B. Chinn, and Katharine R. Brown Gifts, Gifts of Marx Freres, J. Pierpont Morgan, and Mrs. Frank D. Millett, by exchange, and funds from various donors, 2007
Accession Number: 2007.9

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