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Emperor on Horseback
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Emperor on Horseback


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Description The central medallion contains an image of the emperor on horseback. A Habsburg double-headed eagle is shown to the upper right and below to the left a shield with the initials R and S. The six medallions around the rim contain the six imperial electors. See Erwin Hintze, Nuernberger Zinn, pl. 77 for a similar plate.
Provenance Henry Walters, Baltimore [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters

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Period
ca. 1637 (Baroque)
Medium
pewter
(Metal)
Accession Number
55.2
Measurements
Diam: 7 1/2 in. (19.05 cm)
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Location Within Museum
Not On View

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