Pax with the Virgin and Child and Young St. John

Date: 3rd quarter of the 16th century (model); last quarter of the 16th century (cast)
Culture: Italian, Rome (?)
Medium: Copper alloy; obverse gilt, reverse with a reddish brown patina; the frame was cast in four separate parts and riveted in each corner.
Dimensions: 13.3 x 8.8 cm (plaque), 17.8 x 12.4 cm (frame); pierced at the top; wt. 781.38 g.
Classification: Plaquettes
Credit Line: Robert Lehman Collection, 1975
Accession Number: 1975.1.1338

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