Shell cameo, depicting the Angel of the Annunciation. Rectangular plaque, curved lower edge. Mounted in silver, ringed with herringbone engraving on edge,scrolls and cherub's head on back; probably 16th century mounts.
1946, sold by Blumka Gallery, New York, to the MFA for $150. (Accession Date: June 13, 1946)
H. E. Bolles Fund