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Pair of Colonnettes from a Reliquary Shrine

Date:
ca. 1186
Culture:
German
Medium:
Champlevé enamel, copper alloy, gilt
Dimensions:
Overall: 7 1/2 x 2 7/16 x 1 3/4 in. (19 x 6.2 x 4.4 cm) Overall (with mount): 8 x 2 7/16 x 1 3/4 in. (20.3 x 6.2 x 4.4 cm) capital: 1 5/16 x 2 7/16 x 1 1/2 in. (3.4 x 6.2 x 3.8 cm) column: 5 1/2 x 9/16 in. (14 x 1.5 cm) base: 5/8 x 1 11/16 x 1 3/4 in. (1.6 x 4.3 x 4.4 cm)
Classification:
Enamels-Champlevé
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.190.416
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 304
Sigismond Bardac, Paris; Georges Hoentschel (French, Paris 1855–1915 Paris); J. Pierpont Morgan, London and New York
Pératé, André. Collections Georges Hoentschel: Émaux du XIIe au XVe siècle. Paris: Librairie Centrale des Beaux-Arts, 1911. no. 22, fig. XI.

Treasures from the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York : Memories and Revivals of the Classical Spirit / Thesauroi apo to Mētropolitiko Mouseio Technēs tēs Neas Hyorkēs. Athens: National Pinakothiki, Alexander Soutzos Museum, 1979. no. 1, p. 56.



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