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Crucifix

Date:
ca. 1180–90
Geography:
Made in Limoges, France
Culture:
French
Medium:
Champlevé enamel, copper-gilt
Dimensions:
Overall: 7 7/8 x 5 x 3/8 in. (20 x 12.7 x 0.9 cm)
Classification:
Enamels-Champlevé
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.190.758
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 304
Inscription: Inscription: (above cross) IHS XPS.
J. Pierpont Morgan, London and New York (until 1917)
Forsyth, William H. "Mediaeval Enamels in a New Installation." The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, n.s., 4, no. 9 (May 1946). ill. p. 236.

Gauthier, Marie-Madeleine. Émaux Méridionaux: Catalogue International de l'Oeuvre de Limoges; L'Époque Romane. Corpus des émaux méridionaux, Vol. I. Paris: Éditions du centre national de la recherche scientifique, 1987. no. 295, p. 232, pl. CCXLVI, ill. 827-828.



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