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Cameo

Medium:
Sardonyx
Dimensions:
Other: 11/16 x 1 x 1 13/16 in. (1.8 x 2.6 x 4.7 cm)
Classification:
Gems
Credit Line:
Bequest of Rupert L. Joseph, 1960
Accession Number:
60.55.79
Not on view
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