Quantcast
Videos ()
Medieval Treasures from Hildesheim

Close

Plaque with Saint Peter

Date:
ca. 1185–1200
Geography:
Made in Limoges, France
Culture:
French
Medium:
Copper (plaque): engraved, stippled, and gilt; (figure): repoussé, engraved, chased, scraped, and gilt; champlevé enamel: medium and light blue, turquoise, green, yellow, red, and white; blue-black glass inset eyes.
Dimensions:
Overall: 9 3/4 x 3 3/4 x 1 1/16 in. (24.8 x 9.5 x 2.7 cm) Overall (Applique): 8 9/16 x 2 1/8 x 7/8 in. (21.8 x 5.4 x 2.2 cm)
Classification:
Enamels-Champlevé
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.190.812
464677

Close