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Four Enamel Plaques

Date:
ca. 1300
Geography:
Made in Paris, France
Culture:
French
Medium:
Cloisonné enamel, silver-gilt, jewels
Dimensions:
Overall (a): 1 1/4 x 1 1/16 x 1/4 in. (3.1 x 2.7 x 0.7 cm) Overall (b): 1 3/16 x 1 x 1/4 in. (3 x 2.6 x 0.7 cm) Overall (c): 1 3/8 x 1 3/16 x 1/4 in. (3.5 x 3 x 0.7 cm) Overall (d): 1 5/16 x 1 3/16 x 1/4 in. (3.4 x 3 x 0.7 cm) a-diameter of central enamel : 1/2 in. (1.2 cm) b-diameter of central enamel : 9/16 in. (1.4 cm) c-diameter of central enamel : 9/16 in. (1.4 cm) d-diameter of central enamel : 9/16 in. (1.4 cm)
Classification:
Enamels-Émail de plique
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.190.595a-d
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 306
J. Pierpont Morgan, London and New York (until 1917)
Avril, François, ed. L'art au temps des rois maudits: Philippe le Bel et ses fils, 1285-1328. Paris: Réunion des Musées Nationaux, 1998. no. 138, p. 214.



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