1986.008.0004o
1986.008.0004o

Cinta

Physical Object


1986.008.0004o
Nuestra Señora de Atocha (1622)
circa 1575 – 1600
Has two pearls (one partial).
One of twenty-four (1986.008.0004a-- n, p--x) cinta pieces with conjoined alternating near-square and rectangular cartouch-form medallions variously mounted for pearls and gemstones and each elaborately decorated with stylized beaded scrolls, spherules, flower heads, quatrefoils, three medallions set with table-cut rubies, four further set with table-cut diamonds, multiple ring-set pearls. See also cinta fragment 1986.008.0093.