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Description

Micro-mosaic cross in brown sparkly stone; 6 micro paintings of Romanesque buildings in small circles etched and painted on cross; gold cap at top of cross w/ small ring for hanging.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1870-1890
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
etching (corroding)
etching (printing process)
gold (metal)
painting (coating)
stone (rock)
Object type
Personal Symbol
Descriptive terms
buildings (structures)
Classical
crosses (visual works)
Etched
etching (corroding)
etching (printing process)
Gold Plate
Painted
painting (coating)
PENDANT, RELIGIOUS
pendants (jewelry)
Possibly gold (metal)
Religion
religions (concept)
Stone
stone (rock)
Unidentified Building
Dimensions
2.125 x 1.25 x 0.25 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5136
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
24252

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