UNKNOWN GOLDSMITH, Italian
(active 15th century in Florence)

Cup

15th century
Red, brown and yellowish jasper, 5,5 x 10,7 cm
Museo di Storia Naturale, Florence

Lorenzo the Magnificent cultivated a passion for vases and carvings made of semiprecious stones. The small faceted cup shown here belonged to his collection.




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