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Rock crystal ball with a silver frame and chain, the charmstone of the Stewarts of Ardsheal, 16th - 17th century

Museum reference

H.NO 72

Object name



16th - 17th century


Silver, Rock crystal

Physical description

Silver; rock crystal


Previous owner: Stewart of Ardsheal
Ardsheal, Argyll, Scotland, Northern Europe


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