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Musee du Cluny, Paris
I took these several years ago, I scanned original photos to add these to my jewellery photo collection. 2010 I revisited this museum again, and added new images. Musee de Cluny : <a href="http://www.musee-moyenage.fr/ang/index.html" rel="noreferrer nofollow">www.musee-moyenage.fr/ang/index.html</a>
Ring Brooch | German | The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Date: ca. 1340–49. Geography: Made in Midde Rhineland, Germany. Culture: German. Medium: Gold, spinels, and sapphires. Dimensions: Overall: 7/8 x 3/16 in....
Chasse of Champagnat | French | The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Inscription: (Surrounding figure on left): MA / RIA (Mary)(Surrounding figure in center): A / W (Alpha, Omega)(Surrounding figure on right): MARCIA / LIS ([Saint] Martial)
pendant; reliquary | British Museum
Lantern-shaped pendant reliquary; gold; middle formed of hexagonal tube of rock crystal enclosing minute wood-carving of the Ecce Homo and Crucifixion with Mary Magdalene and St John; column at each angle, lower part square, white enamel, upper baluster-shaped, ruby enamel; finial at top with double-faced head supported by two pairs of volute brackets; bottom plate engraved with strapwork panels and enamelled, projecting cherub in full relief. late 16th-early 17th century, Spain or Mexico
This private, devotional brooch is shaped like an "A" and inscribed with the abbreviated prayer of AGLA: Atha Gebri Leilan Adonai ("Thou art mighty forever, O Lord").
A FILIGREE GOLD AND ENAMEL EARRING ELEMENT
A FILIGREE GOLD AND ENAMEL EARRING ELEMENT NASRID SPAIN, 14TH CENTURY Of drop shape, the earring composed of fine spiralling gold wire, the central band with cloisonné enamel lettering on a ground of gold spirals above a minor band of zigzags, the lower hemispherical portion with heart shaped gold spirals, minor repairs, slight encrusted dirt 1.1/8in. (3cm.) long