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Description Conservation Provenance Credit
Description Rococo floral sprays decorate the inside with the portrait miniature of an elderly man wearing armor. The design is engraved and set with jewels.
Conservation
Date Description Narrative
3/17/1959Treatmentcleaned
12/08/1986Treatmentcleaned; stabilized; loss compensation
12/12/1986Examinationexamined for condition
Provenance Henry Walters, Baltimore [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters

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Period
ca. 1750
Medium
sablé gold, steel, rubies, emeralds, diamonds
(Gold, Silver & Jewelry)
Accession Number
57.143
Measurements
1 7/16 x 3 3/8 in. (3.6 x 8.5 cm)
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