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Photo credit: Yale University Art Gallery
Artist: Unknown

Reliquary Chasse with Angels

ca. 1220

Champlevé enamel, gilt copper, and rock crystal

17 x 23.5 x 8.9 cm (6 11/16 x 9 1/4 x 3 1/2 in.)
Maitland F. Griggs, B.A. 1896, Fund
1949.101
Culture: 
French, Limoges
Period: 
early 13th century
Classification: 
Containers - Metal
Status: 
On view
Provenance: 

French & Co., Inc., New York; Edson Bradley Collection, New York; Joseph Brummer Collection, New York; "Part Two of the Notable Art Collection belonging to the estate of the late Joseph Brummer," Public Sale (Auction), Parke-Bernet Galleries, Inc., New York on 11-14 May 1949; Purchased on 14 May 1949 (as Limoges Champleve Enamel Chasse, French early 13th century).

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