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Image id:
65121
Title:
Cameo carved with the fable of the dog and the reflection: 16th-17th century
Description:
Cameo carved with the fable of the dog and the reflection. Made of three strata onyx in Italy. The cameo is close in style to the sardonyx Rape of Ganymede, described as Italian, 16th century, particularly in the representation of the dogs and the landscape in very shallow relief. Part of Cheapside Hoard.
Date:
1501 AD - 1625 AD
Image Number:
000949
Century:
16th century, 17th century
London borough:
Unknown
Historical period:
Tudor (1485 - 1603)
Ownership of object:
Museum of London
Accession number:
A14266
Department:
Early History
Link with Museum publication:
Treasures & Trinkets (MoL 1991)
B&W/Colour:
colour
Credit:
© Museum of London
Image Ref:
000949
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16th Century, 17th Century, Aesop, Cameo, Cheapside Hoard, Decoration, Dog, Fable, Greed, Jewellery, Meat, One Animal, Ornate, Reflection, Three Strata Onyx, Vertical, White Background
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Image Format: JPEG
Width: 2016
Height: 3040
Colour Space: 3
Colour Depth: bits per channel
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