Object Place: Europe, England or France
Diameter: 4.6 cm (1 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Champlevé enamel and gilding on copper
Not On View
An openwork roundel with beaded border and suspension ring. Repoussé, champlevé, punched, engraved, chased, cutout, enameled, and gilded. An openwork dragon bends back to bite his coiling tail, which terminates in large blossoms. The dragon’s wing, with rinceaux in reserve, was blue enamel.
1957, Mr. and Mrs. John Hunt, London and Dublin; 1957, gift of Mr. and Mrs. John Hunt to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 9, 1957)
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John Hunt in honor of Dr. Georg Swarzenski