Reliquary, Copper-gilt, champlevé enamels, glass, Italian

Reliquary

Date:
16th century
Culture:
Italian
Medium:
Copper-gilt, champlevé enamels, glass
Dimensions:
Overall: 15 1/8 x 4 7/8 in. (38.4 x 12.4 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Copper alloy
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.190.2107
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed on bottom of base: CONGREGAZIONE.DE.PRETI.DELLA.VIERGINE.MARRADI FVORA (translated: Confraternity of the priests of the Virgin of Marradi [Tuscany] outside [of the city's limits].
Guiseppe Signorini ; J. Pierpont Morgan (American), London and New York (until 1913); Estate of J. Pierpont Morgan(1913–1917)