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aperture=f4.2 focal length: 22.6 mm exposure 1/126 sec ISO: 100

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aperture=f4.2 focal length: 22.6 mm exposure 1/126 sec ISO: 100

Bird Broach

An enamel, diamond nad pearl broach, made of gold. Seen in the window of a dealer near Pl. Vendome, Paris 11-2009
aperture=f4.5 focal length: 60.0 mm exposure 1/200 sec ISO: 1600

Bowl

[Walters Art Museum] German, 19th C. The handle of this agate scallop-shaped bowl is an enameled, gold triton, a Greek diety distinguished by the fish-like lower portion of his body. Until recently, this bowl was regarded as a masterpiece of Dionysio Miseroni (d. 1661) who worked in Prague for Emperor Rudolph II. Scientific evidence now confirms that the enamel work dates from the 19th C. Agate, gold, enamel, jewels
aperture=f2.8 focal length: 60.0 mm exposure 1/25 sec ISO: 1250

doubletrich


aperture=f3.3 focal length: 14.1 mm exposure 1/60 sec ISO: 100

Enamel Violin

[Louvre des Antiquaires] Enameled violin, Vienna, second half of the 19th C.
aperture=f3.6 focal length: 8.0 mm exposure 1/60 sec ISO: 100

Enamel Watch

[Louvre des Antiquaires] enameled watch in the form of a lute, Vienna, second half of the 19th C.
aperture=f3.6 focal length: 8.0 mm exposure 1/60 sec ISO: 100

Gold necklace of pla..oin's head terminals

Greek, 4th C. BCE
aperture=f4.0 focal length: 60.0 mm exposure 1/125 sec ISO: 1000

Gorgonian pendent

[Met] Gold pendent in the form of a gorgoneion (Gorgon's face) Greek, 450 BCE 74.51.3397b
aperture=f4.0 focal length: 60.0 mm exposure 1/125 sec ISO: 1000

Insignia of the Order of the Elephant

[Louvre] Evrard Bapst (1771-1842) Insignia of the Order of the Elephant 1822 France Enameled gold, brilliants, rubies H. 8.1 cm; W. 6.9 cm Former Crown Diamonds collection, assigned to the Louvre in 1887
aperture=f3.2 focal length: 60.0 mm exposure 1/80 sec ISO: 1250

Necklace with Lion's-Head Closures

[Walters Art Museum] Roman, 4th C. AD Gold
aperture=f2.8 focal length: 60.0 mm exposure 1/15 sec ISO: 1600

Pair of Gold and Pearl Earrings

Byzantine, ca. 500-700
aperture=f2.8 focal length: 60.0 mm exposure 1/13 sec ISO: 1000

paten


aperture=f4.2 focal length: 17.7 mm exposure 1/126 sec ISO: 100

Polish Eagle

[Louvre] Enameled gold, garnet, rubies emeralds and pearls. Beginning of the 17th C. Collection of Luois XIV probably bought at the sucession of Louis-Marie de Gonzague, queen of Poland (1611-1667)
aperture=f3.2 focal length: 60.0 mm exposure 1/80 sec ISO: 1250

Rhinestone Shoes

[Louvre des Antiquaires]
aperture=f3.6 focal length: 7.4 mm exposure 1/60 sec ISO: 100

Trichinoply with pendent

[Louvre] A gold pendent on a piece of gold trichinoply.
aperture=f2.8 focal length: 7.4 mm exposure 1/5 sec ISO: 400

Woven Gold Collar

[Louvre] Provenence: Kertch (anciently Panticap┬żon), Ukraine 2-3rd C. BCE Woven gold necklace with gold pendents.
aperture=f2.8 focal length: 7.4 mm exposure 1/8 sec ISO: 200

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