Lucrezia de’ Medici Garnet EarringsNCMA-Branded Items
Lucrezia de’ Medici was the daughter of Cosimo de’ Medici, the famed grand duke of Tuscany. Born in 1545, Lucrezia sat for this portrait in the year before her untimely death at 17. This haunting likeness hangs in the NCMA’s European Gallery as part of our permanent collection, and the glittering jewelry highlighted in her portrait inspired these stunning earrings. 14K gold vermeil over sterling silver with genuine garnets.