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Pendant

Hispano-Moresque?


Dimensions

23.9 x 12 cm (9 7/16 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

85.87

Medium or Technique

Metal (brass), enamel

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Enamels

Thin disc of brass, enameled on the front with patches of bright red and dull purple for the background; the pattern is a flowing arabesque of brass.

Provenance

Until 1884, Alfred Greenough (b. 1843/44 - d. 1884), Milton, MA; 1884, by inheritance to his uncle, Charles H. Parker (b. 1817/18 - d. 1908); 1885, gift of Charles H. Parker to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 4, 1885)

Credit Line

Alfred Greenough Collection