Head of Medusa

Benedetto Pistrucci|Carlo Giuliano

The Metropolitan Museum of Art

The Metropolitan Museum of Art
New York City, United States

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  • Title: Head of Medusa
  • Creator: Benedetto Pistrucci|Carlo Giuliano
  • Date Created: cameo 1840–50, mount ca. 1860
  • Physical Dimensions: Overall (isible cameo): 2 1/8 in. (5.3 cm), 53.2 mm; Overall (in setting): 2 11/16 x 2 11/16 in. (6.8 x 6.8 cm)
  • Type: Cameo
  • External Link: http://www.metmuseum.org/art/collection/search/230969
  • Medium: Red jasper mounted in gold with white enamel
  • Repository: Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY
  • Culture: Italian, executed in England (London)

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