model late 15th century (cast 18th or 19th century)
Italian, Rome (?)
Copper alloy with a silvered surface; pierced at the top; lead-plugged hole under the INRI-tablet.
9.3 x 6.8 cm, wt. 179.49 g.
Robert Lehman Collection, 1975
Not on view
This plaquette portrays the bust of Christ with a cruciform halo. This late and crude cast is from the eighteenth or nineteenth century. It is a variation of another plaquette in the Lehman Collection: 1975.1.1335.