Plaque from a Cross with the Winged Man of Saint Matthew

Date: ca. 1185–95
Geography: Made in Limoges, France
Culture: French
Medium: Copper: engraved, stippled, and gilt; champlevé enamel: dark and light blue, deep turquoise, translucent dark and opaque medium green, yellow, red, rose, and white.
Dimensions: Overall: 4 15/16 x 3 3/8 x 1/8 in. (12.6 x 8.6 x 0.3 cm)
Classification: Enamels-Champlevé
Credit Line: Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number: 17.190.772

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