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Rosary Bead

Date:
1490–1530
Culture:
South Netherlandish
Medium:
Boxwood, silver
Dimensions:
Overall: 1 1/4 x 1/4 in. (3.2 x 0.7 cm) Overall (with 17.190.457): 1 7/16 x 2 9/16 x 3/8 in. (3.6 x 6.5 x 1 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture-Wood
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.190.458a, b
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed: d(omi)ne ie(s)u xre(Christe) accipe spi(rit)u(m) meu(m).
M. Charles Mannheim, Paris; J. Pierpont Morgan, London and New York (until 1917)
Molinier, Émile. Collection Charles Mannheim: Objets d'Art. Paris: s.n., 1898. no. 26, pp. 13-14.

Williamson, G.C. Catalogue of the Collections of Jewels and Precious Works of Art: The Property of J. Pierpont Morgan. Deluxe ed. London: Chiswick Press, 1910. no. 45, pp. 60, 68–69, pl. XXVII, color pl. 20.

Dingelstedt, Kurt. "Betnuß." Reallexikon zur Deutschen Kunstgeschichte 2 (1948). p. 373.

Romanelli, Susan J. "South Netherlandish Boxwood Devotional Sculpture 1475–1530." PhD diss., Columbia University, 1992. no. 35, pp. 295–96, fig. 61.



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