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Baroque Pearl Mounted as a Cat Holding a Mouse

A work made of gold, enamel, and baroque pearl.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of gold, enamel, and baroque pearl.

Date:

17th century

Artist:

Spanish or south German

About this artwork

Status

On View, Gallery 238

Department

Applied Arts of Europe

Title

Baroque Pearl Mounted as a Cat Holding a Mouse

Place

Spain (Object made in)

Date

1600–1700

Medium

Gold, enamel, and baroque pearl

Dimensions

2.7 × 4 cm (1 1/16 × 1 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Marilynn B. Alsdorf

Reference Number

1992.499

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