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PENDANT WITH COMMEMORATIVE MEDAL

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PENDANT WITH COMMEMORATIVE MEDAL

Made by: Unknown

Currently in storage


About this object

Decorative openwork filigree pendant interspersed with pearls and small semi-precious stones and set with commemorative medal for the coronation of Empress Anna Ivanovna (1730-1740), dated 1730.

Category:
jewelry
Object name:
PENDANT WITH COMMEMORATIVE MEDAL
Made from:
Silver -- pearls -- semiprecious stones
Made in:
Russia
Date made:
1730-1899 (?)
Size:
6.2 cm (2 7/16 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
12.7
Class:
SILVER
Signature marks:
mark Front: Grace from On High (Ot Vsevyschnego Blagodat'); Back: Anna Empress and Ruler of All Russia crowned in Moscow April 1730 (Anna Imperatriza i Samoderzhiza Vserossiyskaya koronovana v Moskve aprelya 1730)
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973