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Circular, with seven discs and bosses, six lobes of granulated gold with bordered bead work.

Inscription

Soldered interlaced C monogram within a lozenge on reverse.

Provenance

1901, Mrs. Arthur Croft (née C. A. Brewer), Boston; 1901, bequest of Mrs. Arthur Croft to the MFA. (Accession Date: July 1, 1901)

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Arthur Croft—The Gardner Brewer Collection

Italian, around 1870–80

Dimensions

Diameter x depth: 5 x 0.6 cm (1 15/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

01.6505

Medium or Technique

Gold

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Brooches