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  • Arm Ring · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    Viking period when wealth was literally worn on one s sleeves Arm rings the portable savings accounts of the Vikings would be collected exchanged or hacked up to provide weighed amounts of gold to purchase goods Exhibitions Early Christian and Byzantine Art Baltimore Museum of Art Baltimore 1947 Provenance Joseph Brummer Henry Walters Baltimore February 8 1927 by purchase Walters Art Museum 1931 by bequest Credit Acquired by Henry Walters

    Original URL path: http://art.thewalters.org/detail/28543/arm-ring-2/ (2016-02-18)
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  • Ba Bird · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    of one s personality Conservation Date Description Narrative 10 08 1974 Treatment cleaned Exhibitions Jewelry Ancient to Modern The Walters Art Gallery Baltimore 1979 1980 Provenance Khawam Brothers Cairo date and mode of acquisition unknown Henry Walters Baltimore 1929 by purchase Walters Art Museum 1931 by bequest Credit Acquired by Henry Walters 1929 Download Image Add to Collection Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Creative Commons License Add to Collection

    Original URL path: http://art.thewalters.org/detail/14425/ba-bird/ (2016-02-18)
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  • Badge of the Order of Santiago de Compostela · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    the church frequently ate scallops and attached the empty shells to their hats Members of the order adopted the scallop shell as their badge Conservation Date Description Narrative 1 26 1988 Treatment cleaned examined for condition 5 09 1991 Examination examined for condition 4 26 2005 Treatment cleaned coated other Exhibitions World of Wonder The Walters Art Gallery Baltimore 1971 1972 Jewelry Ancient to Modern The Walters Art Gallery Baltimore

    Original URL path: http://art.thewalters.org/detail/28156/badge-of-the-order-of-santiago-de-compostela/ (2016-02-18)
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  • Bangle Bracelet · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    the pelican in her piety has been associated with the state of Louisiana since 1813 The flags with the seven stars may allude to the flag flown by the Confederate States prior to May 1863 Conservation Date Description Narrative 1 10 2012 Examination Examined for loan Exhibitions Valley of the Shadow The Washington County Museum Hagerstown 2012 2013 Provenance Private collection Walters Art Museum 1989 by gift Credit Anonymous gift

    Original URL path: http://art.thewalters.org/detail/22561/bangle-bracelet/ (2016-02-18)
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  • Bangle Bracelet · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    Previous Next Explore Object Creative Commons License Bangle Bracelet Description Provenance Credit Description A banquet set in Greek or Roman antiquity has been painted in enamel over a gold ground Provenance Private collection Walters Art Museum 1989 by gift Credit Anonymous gift 1989 Download Image Add to Collection Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Creative Commons License Add to Collection Connect with Facebook to start your own collections Creator European

    Original URL path: http://art.thewalters.org/detail/24775/bangle-bracelet-2/ (2016-02-18)
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  • Basket Earring · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    wire as in this example The front disk of gold is inlaid with gold wire cells for four red glass or garnet inserts arranged like the arms of a cross around a central circular cell filled with a rounded green stone or glass A triad arrangement of one large and two small circular gold wire circlets fills the space between the garnet inlays and creates a ring around the cross A thick flattened lip of gold decorated with hatching and cross hatching overlays the outer edge of the disk where it joins the basket On the front of the hoop are a row of five cells for red glass or garnet inlays of which three are still filled The sides of the hoops are decorated with a row of four wire circlets A loop attached to the base of the earring once suspended an additional pendant Exhibitions Early Christian and Byzantine Art Baltimore Museum of Art Baltimore 1947 Jewelry Ancient to Modern The Walters Art Gallery Baltimore 1979 1980 Provenance Joseph Brummer Paris Henry Walters Baltimore 1927 by purchase Walters Art Museum 1931 by bequest Credit Acquired by Henry Walters Download Image Add to Collection Share on Twitter Share on

    Original URL path: http://art.thewalters.org/detail/3956/basket-earring/ (2016-02-18)
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  • Basket Earring · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    also are beads of gold granulation creating a border around the circumference of the front disk At the bottom of the disk is a gold wire loop for the suspension of a pendant On the back the sheet gold basket has a cruciform pattern of incised circles The repetition of the cross motif on this earring suggests Christian Langobard patronage The loop is circular and has gold pseudo filigree Unusual features of the earring include the hinge on the loop for the suspension of the disk and basket and the hinged pendant loop Conservation Date Description Narrative 4 19 1984 Treatment cleaned Exhibitions Early Christian and Byzantine Art Baltimore Museum of Art Baltimore 1947 Jewelry Ancient to Modern The Walters Art Gallery Baltimore 1979 1980 Objects of Adornment Five Thousand Years of Jewelry from the Walters Art Gallery Baltimore Cooper Hewitt National Design Museum New York Chrysler Museum of Art Norfolk Carnegie Museum of Art Pittsburgh San Antonio Museum of Art San Antonio Philbrook Museum of Art Tulsa Honolulu Academy of Arts Honolulu New Orleans Museum of Art New Orleans Milwaukee Art Museum Milwaukee Minneapolis Institute of Arts Minneapolis Toledo Museum of Art Toledo The John and Mable Ringling Museum

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  • Basket Earring · The Walters Art Museum · Works of Art
    open in the middle and was originally set with a pearl Its small size suggests it may have been a child s Exhibitions Early Christian and Byzantine Art Baltimore Museum of Art Baltimore 1947 Jewelry Ancient to Modern The Walters Art Gallery Baltimore 1979 1980 Provenance Henry Walters New York by purchase Mrs Henry Walters New York 1931 by inheritance Sale Joseph Brummer New York Walters Art Museum 1941 by

    Original URL path: http://art.thewalters.org/detail/40115/basket-earring-3/ (2016-02-18)
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