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C.f. S. Bury, Jewellery Gallery Summary Catalogue, Victoria and Albert Museum, 1982, p.71, nos. 5,6 and 7 for similar examples containing various verre eglomisé devotional panels.
The North Indian style of decoration of this piece has been refered to as Persia worke, c.f. D. Scarisbrick, Tudor and Jacobean Jewellery, London 1995, p. 88, for a bangle of rock crystal with similar decoration, which was a gift from Elizabeth I to Lord Hunsdon.