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Vase in the form of a monster

Maker:
Workshop of The Saracchi, Milan
Maker:
Mounts with diamonds attributed to Alfred André (French, 1839–1919)
Date:
ca. 1575–1600, mounts with diamonds late 19th century
Culture:
Italian, Milan
Medium:
Rock crystal, enameled gold mounts, set with diamonds and rubies
Dimensions:
H. 8-3/4 x W. 7-1/4 in. (22.2 x 18.4 cm)
Classification:
Natural Substances-Rock Crystal
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.190.538
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 503
The mounts with diamonds are later in date than the rock crystal vase.
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