About this object

  • Maker:

    unknown

  • ID:

    A14273

  • Production date:

    late 16th century - early 17th century

  • Location:

    In Store

  • A Columbian emerald carved in the form of a parrot or popinjay. Part of the Cheapside Hoard.

  • Measurements

    H 16 mm; W 8 mm; D (max) 7 mm; WT g; RI 1.576-1.582; SG 2.67-2.78; Mohs 7½-8

  • Materials

    emerald (beryl group; aluminium berylium silicate; crystal system - hexagonal/ trigonal)

  • Last Updated

    2019-09-02

FURTHER INFORMATION
  • NUMBER OF ITEMS

    1

  • STATUS

    permanent collection

  • COPYRIGHT HOLDER

    digital image copyright Museum of London

  • Related Group

    The Cheapside Hoard

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