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Book-Cover Plaque with Christ in Majesty

Date: ca. 1200
Geography: Made in Limoges, France
Culture: French
Medium: Copper: engraved, chased, scraped, stippled, and gilt; champlevé enamel: dark, medium, and light blue; turquoise, dark and light green, yellow, red, translucent red, translucent rose, and white.
Dimensions: Overall: 9 5/16 x 4 5/8 x 1/4 in. (23.7 x 11.8 x 0.7 cm)
Classification: Enamels-Champlevé
Credit Line: Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number: 17.190.783

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