Colonnette from a Reliquary Shrine, Champlevé enamel, copper alloy, gilt, German

Colonnette from a Reliquary Shrine

Date:
ca. 1175–1200
Geography:
Made in Cologne, Germany
Culture:
German
Medium:
Champlevé enamel, copper alloy, gilt
Dimensions:
Overall: 9 5/8 x 1 9/16 x 7/8 in. (24.4 x 4 x 2.2 cm)
Classification:
Enamels-Champlevé
Credit Line:
Gift of George Blumenthal, 1941
Accession Number:
41.100.143a-c
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 304
Count Grégoire Stroganoff, Rome; George and Florence Blumenthal, Paris and New York (until 1941)
Muñoz, Antonio. Pièces de Choix de la Collection du comte Grégoire Stroganoff à Rome: Volume 2, Moyen-Âge – Renaissance – Époque Moderne. Rome: Imprimerie de l'Unione Editrice, 1912. p. 214, pl. CLIV.

Rubinstein-Bloch, Stella. Catalogue of the Collection of George and Florence Blumenthal, New York: Volume 3, Works of Art, Mediaeval and Renaissance. Paris: A. Lévy, 1926. pl. IX.

Loan Exhibition of Religious Art for the Benefit of the Basilique of the Sacré-Cœur of Paris, at the galleries of Jacques Seligmann & Company, Inc., March-April 1927. New York: Jacques Seligmann & Co., 1928. pls. XXVII–XXVIII.

Legner, Anton, ed. Rhein und Maas: Kunst und Kultur 800–1400. Volume 1, Der Katalog. Cologne: Museum Schnütgen, 1972. p. 265.

Swarzenski, Hanns, and Nancy Netzer. Enamels & Glass: Catalogue of Medieval Objects. Catalogue of Medieval Objects in the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. Boston: Museum of Fine Arts, 1986. p. 66.