Situla (Bucket for Holy Water) with Saint Peter and Other Saints, Probably Apostles, Champlevé enamel, copper, iron. Ground probably once gilt., French

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

Date:
ca. 1200–1225
Geography:
Made in Limoges, France
Culture:
French
Medium:
Champlevé enamel, copper, iron. Ground probably once gilt.
Dimensions:
Overall: 6 1/4 x 8 1/8 in. (15.9 x 20.6 cm)
Classification:
Enamels-Champlevé
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.190.509
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.