Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Plaque (Sacring tablet)

Date:
18th century
Culture:
Portuguese
Medium:
Silver on wood backing
Dimensions:
29 1/2 x 19 in. (74.9 x 48.3 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1912
Accession Number:
12.124.17
Not on view
Inscription: Hoc est e/nim corpus meum / hic est enim calix / sanguinis / mei novi et aeterni testamenti / mysterium fidei qui pro vo / bis et promultis / effundetur in / remissionem pe/ catorum.
Edward Alfred Jones (until 1912; sold to MMA)
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