Gold-enamelled Pendant Jewel
- Art Funded
- 7 x 13 cm
- Phillips de Pury
A jewel with a central panel with figures in high relief representing Joseph in the well, surrounded by his brethren, a subject unrecorded in 16th century European jewellery.
The design in translucent enamel on the back is in the style of the French 16th century designer and pattern-maker Etienne Delaune. Now thought to be 19th century.
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