Pendant Earring: 16th-17th century
3 0 c m
40cm
actual image size: 32cm x 21cm

Pendant Earring: 16th-17th century

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Full image caption

An earring or pendant of enamelled gold set with three pale-blue foiled sapphires: the upper pair combined to form a pierced lozenge, and the third, set as a kite-shaped drop. The sapphires, with pyramidal crown facets and flat-laped backs, are flanked by six opals en cabochon and mounted in closed, bracketed, rub-over collets. The collets are enamelled on the back with opaque white and black enamel and the two elements are linked by a gold ring.
 

Artist/Photographer/Maker

 

Date

1501 AD - 1625 AD
 

Image Number

000862
 

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