Reliquary, Champlevé enamel, copper-gilt, glass, German

Reliquary

Date:
19th–early 20th century (Mosan style)
Geography:
Made in Cologne, Germany
Culture:
German
Medium:
Champlevé enamel, copper-gilt, glass
Dimensions:
Overall: 5 11/16 x 5 1/2 x 3/4 in. (14.5 x 13.9 x 1.9 cm)
Classification:
Enamels-Champlevé
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.190.434
Not on view
Inscription: Inscription: (in red): DE. CAP. [ILL] IS/BEAT [AE]/MARIA [E]. MAGD [ALENAE].
Georges Hoentschel (French); J. Pierpont Morgan (American), London and New York (until 1913); Estate of J. Pierpont Morgan(1913–1917)
Pératé, André. Collections Georges Hoentschel: Émaux du XIIe au XVe siècle. Paris: Librairie Centrale des Beaux-Arts, 1911. no. 21, fig. X.