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Situla (Bucket for Holy Water) with Saint Peter and Other Saints, Probably Apostles

ca. 1200–1225
Made in Limoges, France
Champlevé enamel, copper, iron. Ground probably once gilt.
Overall: 6 1/4 x 8 1/8 in. (15.9 x 20.6 cm)
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 304
Fournier Père (French)(until 1885); his sale, Hôtel Drouot, Paris (March 2-6, 1885); J. Pierpont Morgan (American), London and New York (until 1917)
Catalogue des anciennes porcelaines de Sèvres [...] composant la collection de feu M. Fournier père. Paris: Hôtel Drouot, March 2–6, 1885. no. 621, p. 159, (ill. unnumbered pl.).

Rohault de Fleury, Charles, and George Rohault de Fleury. La Messe: études archéologiques sur ses monuments. Vol. 5. Paris: Veuve A. Morel et Cie, 1887. p. 179, pl. CDXXX.

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