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NON-IRISH ANTIQUITY : GIRONA FINDS

Object Name

Salamander pendant, Gold and Rubies

Description

'Gold pendant in the form of a salamander, with four legs and two wings; the scales, mouth, teeth, eyes and nose are clearly modelled. Of the nine table-cut and bowl-set rubies only three survive.' Flanagan, L. 'Ireland's Armada Legacy' (1988) p.192

Materials

gold & rubies

Place Collected


Catalogue Number

BELUM.BGR.1

Copyright

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