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A round pendant central cameo, black background with classic female profile head in white, set in gold frame with small pointed edge, ring for hanging at top and small three pointed pendant leaf at bottom; thirty-one pearls set in frame of cameo, in ring, and in pendant leaf; in back a small round...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Francis B. Lothrop

French, 19th century

Object Place

France

Dimensions

4 x 2.7 x 1 cm (1 9/16 x 1 1/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

50.775

Medium or Technique

Gold, pearl, stone, silk, and glass

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment, Pendants