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Onyx cross decorated with a spray of flowers and leaves set with pearls in gilt. Loop for chain attached to top of cross.

Credit Line

Bequest of Maxim Karolik

American or European, 19th century

Object Place

American or European


6.8 x 3.8 x 1.8 cm (2 11/16 x 1 1/2 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Onyx, gold-colored metal, and pearls


Textiles and Fashion Arts


Jewelry / Adornment, Pendants