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Reliquary cross

Date:
1586
Culture:
probably Southern German
Medium:
Gold, partly enameled, set with rock crystal
Dimensions:
Overall: 3 × 2 1/8 in. (7.6 × 5.4 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Gold and Platinum
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.190.897
Not on view
Inscription: Reverse, on parchment miniature, to left and right of shield 1586
Dimitri Schevitch (until 1906; sale, Galerie Georges Petit, Paris, April 4–7, 1906 , no. 278); J. Pierpont Morgan (until 1917; to MMA)
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