Gem with clasped hands
Length x width: 9 x 7.5 mm (3/8 x 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
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Two clasped hands (dextrarum iunctio); wreath above. Cracked, white surface with brownish discoloration caused by fire. Burnt, reddish orange carnelian. Sub-oval intaglio with slightly convex front.
By date unknown: Mrs. Charles B. Perkins Collection; gift of Mrs. Charles B. Perkins to MFA, May 15, 1952
Gift of Mrs. Charles B. Perkins