Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Book or Shrine, Cumdach of the Stowe Missal

early 20th century (original dated 1025–52)
Wood, brass, silver gilt, glass cabochons
Overall: 7 1/2 x 6 1/2 x 2 7/8 in. (19.1 x 16.5 x 7.3 cm)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1911
Accession Number:
Not on view
[ Edward Johnson, Ltd., Dublin(sold 1912)]
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