Pendant in the form of a hand

Date:
first half 17th century
Culture:
possibly Spanish
Medium:
Rock crystal, with enameled gold mount set with emeralds
Dimensions:
Height: 2 5/8 in. (6.7 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Gold and Platinum
Credit Line:
The Jack and Belle Linsky Collection, 1982
Accession Number:
1982.60.394
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 540
Jack and Belle Linsky (until 1982; to MMA)