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Cameos alternately horizontal oval and smaller vertical ovals set in pierced gold frame work, and linked together with small gold rosettes, classical scene on each of large cameos, classic female bust on each of small cameos.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Elizabeth G. Norton

Italian, mid-19th century

Object Place

Italy

Dimensions

39.2 x 3.5 x 1 cm (15 7/16 x 1 3/8 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

52.981

Medium or Technique

Gilded copper alloy and shell

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Necklaces, Neck Bands