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SEAL

Made by: Unknown

On view in: Dacha


About this object

The bust represents Catherine II. She is wearing a tiara on her head and long hair with one curl resting over her left shoulder. She wears a dress with a button in the front and a sash across her right shoulder. The base is channeled and the seal is blank.

Category:
information artifacts
Object name:
SEAL
Made from:
Rock crystal
Made in:
Yekaterinburg, Russia
Date made:
1860-1870
Size:
3 3/4 × 2 1/2 × 1 1/2 in. (9.5 × 6.4 × 3.8 cm)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
21.38
Class:
HARDSTONE
Signature marks:
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973
Displayed in exhibition:
Natural Beauties: Exquisite Works of Minerals and Gems