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Plaque with the Crucifixion

Date:
first quarter 13th century
Geography:
Made in Limoges, France
Culture:
French
Medium:
Copper (plaque): chased, engraved, stippled, and gilt; Champlevé enamel, Figures are applied and gilt; background: turquoise bands with reserved circles and colored rosettes on dark blue ground; colors: red, green, yellow. blue, gray-blue, white.
Dimensions:
Overall: 6 5/8 x 6 3/4 x 5/8 in. (16.8 x 17.1 x 1.6 cm)
Classification:
Enamels-Champlevé
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.190.781
464643

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