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Reliquary Bust of Saint Yrieix

Date: ca. 1220–40, with later grill
Geography: Made in Limoges, France
Culture: French
Medium: Silver and gilded silver with rock crystal, gems, and glass
Dimensions: Overall (Reliquary): 15 x 9 3/16 x 10 1/4 in. (38.1 x 23.4 x 26.1 cm) Other (Wooden core): 14 7/16 x 8 7/8 x 9 13/16 in. (36.6 x 22.5 x 24.9 cm)
Classification: Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line: Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number: 17.190.352a, b

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