19th century imitating 16th century
Object Place: Europe, France
5 x 8.5 cm (1 15/16 x 3 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
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Heart-shaped, the centre of blue enamel set with a Limoges enamel miniature surrounded by tiny rose diamonds. Around the outside are Hs in gold separated by sapphires. The chain and medallion at the top repeat this design. A frame (b) can be attached to the back to make a brooch. Mark: A P, stork between in a diamond.
By 1883, Mrs. Francis C. Foster; 1916, gift of Mrs. Francis C. Foster to the MFA.
Gift of Mrs. Francis C. Foster