About This Artwork

Spanish or Spanish Colonial

Cross Pendant, late 16th century

Gold and emeralds
6.3 x 2.7 cm (2 1/2 x 1 1/6 in.)

Gift of Marilynn B. Alsdorf, 1992.541

Exhibition, Publication and Ownership Histories

Publication History

Ian Wardropper et al, Renaissance Jewelry in the Alsdorf Collection, The Art Institute of Chicago Museum Studies 25, 2 (2000), pp. 37-38 and 92, no. 5.

Ownership History

Marilynn B. Alsdorf, Chicago, by 1992; given to the Art Institute, 1992.




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