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Casket (plaques from a portable altar)
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Casket (plaques from a portable altar)


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Conservation

Analysis indicates box is assembled from original 12th century metal plaques re-enamelled in the 19th c. and 19th century additions.

Date Description Narrative
1/07/1958Examinationtechnical study
4/08/2016Examinationexamined for technical study; x-ray florescence
Exhibitions
  • Reliquaries and Ritual: Medieval Objects of Devotion. The Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore. 1984-1985.

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Creator
Period
ca. 1160-1180 with 19th century additions
Medium
(Enamels)
Accession Number
44.249
Measurements
Overall: 1 7/8 x 6 7/8 in. (4.8 x 17.4 cm)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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