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Reliquary

Designer:
After a design by Reinhold Vasters (German, Erkelenz 1827–1909 Aachen)
Date:
second half 19th century
Culture:
French
Medium:
Rock crystal, verre eglomisé, enamel, gold
Dimensions:
H. 11 3/8 in. (28.9 cm.)
Classification:
Natural Substances-Rock Crystal
Credit Line:
Bequest of Benjamin Altman, 1913
Accession Number:
14.40.666
Not on view
Frédéric Spitzer , Paris (until 1893; his sale, Paris, April 17–June 16, 1893, no. 2638); Benjamin Altman , New York (until 1913; bequeathed to MMA)
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