Object Place: Europe, Italy, Sicily
17.78 cm (7 in.)
Medium or Technique
Ivory or bone
Not On View
With 1971.216. Ivory and copper-gilt. Round ivory clasp with carved lions facing each other. Metal tongue with gilted floral engraving, falls between lions heads terminates in bird’s head. Clasp head copper-gilt with permanent attachment to fabric by metal fittings with pins: 2 engraved standing lions and floral border; the back overall floral pattern.
Edward J. and Mary S. Holmes Fund