SARACCHI brothers
(active 2nd half of the 16th century in Milan)

Jasper Flask (detail)

before 1559
Jasper, sardonic, pearls, rubies, gold, enamel and gilded metal
Museo degli Argenti, Palazzo Pitti, Florence

On the flask a cameo representing the head of a female Moor is set centrally, in a gold mount of scroll motifs with enamel decorations and rubies.

© Web Gallery of Art, created by Emil Krén and Daniel Marx.