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Medium: Gilded copper (68)
The "Spitzer Cross"
Master of the Royal Plantagenet Workshop (French)
1923.1051CCCC0
Pendant with the Virgin and Child
circle of Godefroid de Huy (Netherlandish)
1926.428CCCC0
Plaque: Seated Prophet from a Reliquary Shrine
Germany, Lower Saxony, Hildesheim, Romanesque period, 12th century
1950.574CCCC0
Plaque: Seated Prophet from a Reliquary Shrine: Esais (Isaiah)
Germany, Lower Saxony, Hildesheim, Romanesque period, 12th century
1950.574.aCCCC0
Plaque with Seated Prophet from a Reliquary Shrine: Heliseus (Elisha)
Germany, Lower Saxony, Hildesheim, Romanesque period, 12th century
1950.574.bCCCC0
Plaque with Seated Prophet from a Reliquary Shrine: Achapias (Obadiah)
Germany, Lower Saxony, Hildesheim, Romanesque period, 12th century
1950.574.cCCCC0
Plaque with Seated Prophet from a Reliquary Shrine: Osea (Hosea)
Germany, Lower Saxony, Hildesheim, Romanesque period, 12th century
1950.574.dCCCC0
Plaque from a Chasse for Relics of Saint Thomas Becket
Master G. Alpais (French) and Workshop
1951.449CCCC0
Condemnation and Martyrdom of Saint Lawrence
Germany, Lower Saxony, Hildesheim?, Romanesque period, 12th century
1949.430CCCC0
Casket
Northern Germany?, Romanesque period, 12th century
1949.16CCCC0
Bodhisattva of Wisdom (Manjushri),
Nepal, 15th century
1956.8CCCC0
Plaque: Prudentia (Prudence)
Mosan, Valley of the Meuse, Gothic period, 12th century
1952.229CCCC0
Pyx
France, Limousin, Limoges, Gothic period, mid 13th century
1969.306CCCC0
Warrior Fighting a Dragon
Anglo-Norman, England or France, Romanesque period, 12th century
1951.546CCCC0
Chasse
France, Limousin, Limoges, Gothic period, first half of 13th century
1954.599CCCC0
Plaque Pair: Simon and Thaddaeus and Thomas and Matthew
Mosan, Valley of the Meuse, Romanesque period, 12th century
1952.462CCCC0
Plaque: Simon and Thaddaeus
Mosan, Valley of the Meuse, Romanesque period, 12th century
1952.462.1CCCC0
Plaque: Thomas and Matthew
Mosan, Valley of the Meuse, Romanesque period, 12th century
1952.462.2CCCC0
Enthroned Virgin and Child
France, Limousin, Limoges, Gothic period, 13th century
1962.29CCCC0
Harness Pendant
France, Gothic period, 13th century
1976.169CCCC0
Enamel Plaque from the Altar Frontal of Saint Martin at Orense (Spain)
France, Limoges, Gothic period, late 12th-early 13th century
1966.735CCCC0
Pyx
France, Limousin, Limoges, Gothic period, mid-13th century
1952.328CCCC0
Reliquary
France, Gothic period, 13th century
1978.161CCCC0
Decorative Plaque, Probably from a Reliquary Shrine
Germany, Cologne?, Romanesque period, 12th century
1961.28CCCC0
Altar Cross
Germany or Austria, Upper Rhine, Constance, 14th century
1942.1091CCCC0
Reliquary in Purse Form
Germany, Upper Rhine, Southern Swabia, Gothic period, 14th century
1932.422CCCC0
Chasse
France, Limousin, Limoges, Gothic period, 13th century
1940.347CCCC0
No image available
France, Limousin, Limoges, Gothic period, 13th century
1940.347.aCCCC0
No image available
France, Limousin, Limoges, Gothic period, 13th century
1940.347.bCCCC0
Plaque, probably from a Reliquary Shrine
Germany, Aachen?, Gothic period, 13th century
1953.19CCCC0
Plaque, probably from a Reliquary Shrine
Mosan, Valley of the Meuse, Gothic period, mid-13th century
1938.390CCCC0
Plaque, probably from a Reliquary Shrine
Mosan, Valley of the Meuse, Gothic period, early 13th century
1952.327CCCC0
Mourning Virgin
Austria, Upper Rhine, 15th century
1942.1092CCCC0
Locket
Germany, 16th century
1950.371CCCC0
Mourning Saint John the Evangelist
Austria, Upper Rhine, 15th century
1942.1093CCCC0
Plaque from a Book Cover with the Crucifixion
France, Limousin, Limoges, Gothic period, 13th century
1940.471CCCC0
Bodhisattva  Manjushri: Lord of Wisdom
East India, Bengal, Pala period, 11th-12th century
1960.285CCCC0
Beads from a Rosary
Italy, early 16th century
1952.277CCCC0
Fragment of an Ornamental Crest from a Reliquary Shrine
Mosan, Meuse Valley, Maastricht?, Gothic period, 12th century
1990.29CCCC0
Fragment of an Ornamental Crest from a Reliquary  Shrine
Mosan, Meuse Valley, Maastricht?, Gothic period, 12th century
1990.26CCCC0
Cross-Shaped Clock
Urban Hörle (German)
1929.997CCCC0
Fragment of an Ornamental Crest from a Reliquary Shrine
Mosan, Meuse Valley, Maastricht?, Gothic period, 12th century
1990.27CCCC0
Fragment of an Ornamental Crest from a Reliquary Shrine
Mosan, Meuse Valley, Maastricht?, 12th century
1990.28CCCC0
Enthroned Buddha preaching
Myanmar or Thailand, 8th-9th century
1989.49CCCC0
Ornamental Plaque (set of four)
Italy, Tuscany, 14th century
1923.916CCCC0
Ornamental Plaque
Italy, Tuscany, 14th century
1923.916.1CCCC0
Ornamental Plaque
Italy, Tuscany, 14th century
1923.916.2CCCC0
Ornamental Plaque
Italy, Tuscany, 14th century
1923.916.3CCCC0
Ornamental Plaque
Italy, Tuscany, 14th century
1923.916.4CCCC0
Bodhisattva Vajrapani
Nepal, 8th century
1982.52CCCC0
Figure of a Warrior
Central Mexico, Tetzcoco?, Aztec, Post-Classic Period
1984.37CCCC0
Bronze mounts from a "Shawabty Bundle"; Head and Crossed Arms
Egypt, Thebes, Wadi Qubbanet el-Qirud, New Kingdom, late Dynasty 18 (1540-1296 BC) or early Dynasty 19
1914.555CCCC0
Bronze mount from a "Shawabty Bundle": Head
Egypt, Thebes, Wadi Qubbanet el-Qirud, New Kingdom, late Dynasty 18 (1540-1296 BC) or early Dynasty 19
1914.555.1CCCC0
Pyx
Germany, Lower Saxony, Hildesheim?, Romanesque period, enamels: 12th century; wood core: 19th century
1949.431CCCC0
Bronze Mounts from a "Shawabty Bundle": Head, Arms, and Feet
Egypt, Thebes, Wadi Qubbanet el-Qirud, New Kingdom, late Dynasty 18 or early Dynasty 19
1914.554CCCC0
Bronze Mount from a "Shawabty Bundle": Head
Egypt, Thebes, Wadi Qubbanet el-Qirud, New Kingdom, late Dynasty 18 or early Dynasty 19
1914.554.1CCCC0
Plaque Depicting a Scene from the Aeneid
Jean II Pénicaud (French, c. 1520-1588)
1940.140CCCC0
Plaque from a Reliquary Shrine
Germany, Rhine Valley, Cologne, Romanesque period, 12th century
1953.274CCCC0
Filigree Disk Brooch with Central Boss
Frankish (late Merovingian), 7th century
2007.163CCCC0
Plaque from a Reliquary Shrine
Germany, Rhine Valley, Cologne, Romanesque period, 12th century
1957.502CCCC0
Plaque from a Reliquary Shrine
Germany, Rhine Valley, Cologne, Romanesque period, 12th century
1953.638CCCC0
Statuette: Seated Amen-Ra
Egypt, Late Period, Dynasty 25-26
1914.574CCCC0
Plaque from a Reliquary Shrine
Germany, Rhine Valley, Cologne, Romanesque period, 12th century
1961.27CCCC0
Plaque, probably from a Reliquary Shrine
Germany, Rhine Valley, Cologne, Romanesque period, 12th century
1953.275CCCC0
Small Sword
Germany, Passau (?), 17th century
1916.1099CCCC0
Portable Altar
Germany, Cologne, Gothic Period, 13th century
1927.29CCCC0
No image available
Germany, Cologne, Gothic Period, 13th century
1927.29.aCCCC0
No image available
Germany, Cologne, Gothic Period, 13th century
1927.29.bCCCC0
Brooch in the Form of a Six-Pointed Star
Frankish, early Carolingian, late 8th century - early 9th century
2009.344CCCC0
Goko
Japan, 18th-19th century
1940.671CCCC0
Portrait of Archduke Charles of Styria
Austria or South Germany, 16th century
1988.146CCCC0
Vina
India, British Period
1918.346CCCC0
No image available
China, Qing dynasty (1644-1912), Qianlong mark and reign
1963.678.bCCCC0
Deposition and Angels, Wall Cross
Charles Bartley Jeffery (American, 1910-1992)
1972.1200©
Headdress Ornament
Peru, South Coast, Paracas
1940.511CCCC0
Headdress Ornament
Peru, South Coast, Paracas
1940.510CCCC0
Headdress Ornament
Peru, South Coast, Paracas, 3rd-2nd Century BC
1938.432CCCC0
Box
Italy or Germany, 18th century
1916.601CCCC0
No image available
Nepal, 18th century
1940.690CCCC0
No image available
Nepal, 14th-15th century
1936.686CCCC0
Ornament
Peru, South Coast, Ica Valley?, Paracas, c. 300 BC-AD 100
1940.513CCCC0
Figurine Plaque
Peru, South Coast, Paracas, 300 BC-AD 200 with modern etched enhancement?
1940.512CCCC0
Set of Headdress Ornaments
China, Qing dynasty
2001.179CCCC0
Headdress Ornament
China, Qing dynasty
2001.179.1CCCC0
Headdress Ornament
China, Qing dynasty
2001.179.3CCCC0
Headdress Ornament
China, Qing dynasty
2001.179.6CCCC0
Headdress Ornament
China, Qing dynasty
2001.179.8CCCC0
Title, DateArtist / CultureAccession numberMediumDimensionsCredit lineRights
The "Spitzer Cross"
Master of the Royal Plantagenet Workshop (French)
1923.1051Copper: gilded, engraved, stippled; champlevé enamelOverall: 67.4 x 41.9 x 0.2 cm (26 9/16 x 16 1/2 x 1/16 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Pendant with the Virgin and Child
circle of Godefroid de Huy (Netherlandish)
1926.428Gilded copper, champlevé enamel; the reverse decorated in vernis brunOverall: 19.8 x 17 x 3.2 cm (7 13/16 x 6 11/16 x 1 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Plaque: Seated Prophet from a Reliquary Shrine
Germany, Lower Saxony, Hildesheim, Romanesque period, 12th century
1950.574Gilded copper, champlevé enamelAverage: 9 x 5.7 x 0.3 cm (3 9/16 x 2 1/4 x 1/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Plaque: Seated Prophet from a Reliquary Shrine: Esais (Isaiah)
Germany, Lower Saxony, Hildesheim, Romanesque period, 12th century
1950.574.aGilded copper, champlevé enamelOverall: 9 x 5.7 x 0.3 cm (3 9/16 x 2 1/4 x 1/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Plaque with Seated Prophet from a Reliquary Shrine: Heliseus (Elisha)
Germany, Lower Saxony, Hildesheim, Romanesque period, 12th century
1950.574.bGilded copper, champlevé enamelOverall: 8.7 x 5.9 x 0.3 cm (3 7/16 x 2 5/16 x 1/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Plaque with Seated Prophet from a Reliquary Shrine: Achapias (Obadiah)
Germany, Lower Saxony, Hildesheim, Romanesque period, 12th century
1950.574.cGilded copper, champlevé enamelOverall: 8.9 x 5.9 x 0.3 cm (3 1/2 x 2 5/16 x 1/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Plaque with Seated Prophet from a Reliquary Shrine: Osea (Hosea)
Germany, Lower Saxony, Hildesheim, Romanesque period, 12th century
1950.574.dGilded copper, champlevé enamelOverall: 9 x 5.9 x 0.3 cm (3 9/16 x 2 5/16 x 1/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Plaque from a Chasse for Relics of Saint Thomas Becket
Master G. Alpais (French) and Workshop
1951.449Copper: gilded and engraved; champlevé enamelOverall: 16.9 x 28.5 x 0.5 cm (6 5/8 x 11 1/4 x 3/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Condemnation and Martyrdom of Saint Lawrence
Germany, Lower Saxony, Hildesheim?, Romanesque period, 12th century
1949.430Gilded copper, champlevé enamelOverall: 9.6 x 20.8 x 0.2 cm (3 3/4 x 8 3/16 x 1/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Casket
Northern Germany?, Romanesque period, 12th century
1949.16Gilded copper, champlevé enamel, wood core (modern)Overall: 9.3 x 23.4 x 13.5 cm (3 11/16 x 9 3/16 x 5 5/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Bodhisattva of Wisdom (Manjushri),
Nepal, 15th century
1956.8Gilded copperOverall: 42.4 x 16.5 cm (16 11/16 x 6 1/2 in.)The Norweb CollectionCCCC0
Plaque: Prudentia (Prudence)
Mosan, Valley of the Meuse, Gothic period, 12th century
1952.229Gilded copper, champlevé enamelOverall: 5.3 x 5.1 cm (2 1/16 x 2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Pyx
France, Limousin, Limoges, Gothic period, mid 13th century
1969.306Gilded copper, champlevé enamelOverall: 9 x 6.7 cm (3 9/16 x 2 5/8 in.)Bequest of Bernard Berenson to and given in his memory by William Mathewson MillikenCCCC0
Warrior Fighting a Dragon
Anglo-Norman, England or France, Romanesque period, 12th century
1951.546Gilded copper, champlevé enamelDiameter: 6.5 x 0.3 cm (2 9/16 x 1/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Chasse
France, Limousin, Limoges, Gothic period, first half of 13th century
1954.599Copper: gilded, engraved, chased; champlevé enamel; wood coreOverall: 17 x 21.4 x 9.9 cm (6 11/16 x 8 7/16 x 3 7/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Plaque Pair: Simon and Thaddaeus and Thomas and Matthew
Mosan, Valley of the Meuse, Romanesque period, 12th century
1952.462Gilded copper, champlevé enamelOverall: 6.1 x 6.3 cm (2 3/8 x 2 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Plaque: Simon and Thaddaeus
Mosan, Valley of the Meuse, Romanesque period, 12th century
1952.462.1Gilded copper, champlevé enamelOverall: 6.1 x 6.3 cm (2 3/8 x 2 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Plaque: Thomas and Matthew
Mosan, Valley of the Meuse, Romanesque period, 12th century
1952.462.2Gilded copper, champlevé enamelOverall: 5.8 x 6.1 cm (2 5/16 x 2 3/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Enthroned Virgin and Child
France, Limousin, Limoges, Gothic period, 13th century
1962.29Copper: repoussé, gilded, engraved, chased; black glass beads; light turquoise enameled pearlsOverall: 21.9 x 10.6 x 3.8 cm (8 5/8 x 4 3/16 x 1 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Harness Pendant
France, Gothic period, 13th century
1976.169Gilded copper, champlevé enamelOverall: 10.2 x 9 cm (4 x 3 9/16 in.)Given in memory of Dr. Vladimir G. Simkhovitch by his daughter, Helena SimkhovitchCCCC0
Enamel Plaque from the Altar Frontal of Saint Martin at Orense (Spain)
France, Limoges, Gothic period, late 12th-early 13th century
1966.735Copper: engraved, stippled, gilded; champlevé enamelAverage: 13.7 x 8.9 cm (5 3/8 x 3 1/2 in.)Gift of Kelvin SmithCCCC0
Pyx
France, Limousin, Limoges, Gothic period, mid-13th century
1952.328Gilded copper, champlevé enamelOverall: 8.3 x 10.4 cm (3 1/4 x 4 1/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Reliquary
France, Gothic period, 13th century
1978.161Copper: gilded, engraved; rock crystalOverall: 36 x 17.8 cm (14 3/16 x 7 in.)Gift of Mary Rogers Savage, Nancy Rogers Pierson and Frederick van Dusen RogersCCCC0
Decorative Plaque, Probably from a Reliquary Shrine
Germany, Cologne?, Romanesque period, 12th century
1961.28Gilded copper, gold wire, cabochonsOverall: 2.9 x 8.3 cm (1 1/8 x 3 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Altar Cross
Germany or Austria, Upper Rhine, Constance, 14th century
1942.1091Gilt copper, champlevé enamel, gemstones, on wood coreWithout base: 50.2 x 39.4 cm (19 3/4 x 15 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Reliquary in Purse Form
Germany, Upper Rhine, Southern Swabia, Gothic period, 14th century
1932.422Copper, gilded and engraved; glass; rock crystal; precious stones; wood coreOverall: 17.2 x 13.4 x 7.7 cm (6 3/4 x 5 1/4 x 3 1/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Chasse
France, Limousin, Limoges, Gothic period, 13th century
1940.347Copper: repoussé, engraved, stippled, and gilded; champlevé enamel; oak coreOverall: 24.7 x 24.2 x 10.4 cm (9 3/4 x 9 1/2 x 4 1/8 in.)Gift of S. Livingstone Mather, Constance Mather Bishop, Philip R. Mather, Katherine Hoyt Cross, and Katherine Mather McLean in accordance with the wishes of Samuel MatherCCCC0
No image available
France, Limousin, Limoges, Gothic period, 13th century
1940.347.aCopper: repoussé, engraved, stippled, and gilded; champlevé enamel; oak coreOverall: 24.7 x 24.2 x 10.4 cm (9 3/4 x 9 1/2 x 4 1/8 in.)Gift of S. Livingstone Mather, Constance Mather Bishop, Philip R. Mather, Katherine Hoyt Cross, and Katherine Mather McLean in accordance with the wishes of Samuel MatherCCCC0
No image available
France, Limousin, Limoges, Gothic period, 13th century
1940.347.bCopper: repoussé, engraved, stippled, and gilded; champlevé enamel; oak coreGift of S. Livingstone Mather, Constance Mather Bishop, Philip R. Mather, Katherine Hoyt Cross, and Katherine Mather McLean in accordance with the wishes of Samuel MatherCCCC0
Plaque, probably from a Reliquary Shrine
Germany, Aachen?, Gothic period, 13th century
1953.19Gilded copper; champlevé enamelOverall: 4.3 x 8.9 cm (1 11/16 x 3 1/2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Harold A. HallsteinCCCC0
Plaque, probably from a Reliquary Shrine
Mosan, Valley of the Meuse, Gothic period, mid-13th century
1938.390Gilded copper; champlevé enamelOverall: 2.9 x 9.8 cm (1 1/8 x 3 7/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Plaque, probably from a Reliquary Shrine
Mosan, Valley of the Meuse, Gothic period, early 13th century
1952.327Gilded copper; champlevé enamelOverall: 3.4 x 5.9 cm (1 5/16 x 2 5/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Mourning Virgin
Austria, Upper Rhine, 15th century
1942.1092Gilt copperOverall: 15.3 cm (6 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Locket
Germany, 16th century
1950.371Gilt copperOverall: 15.4 x 12 x 4.5 cm (6 1/16 x 4 3/4 x 1 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Mourning Saint John the Evangelist
Austria, Upper Rhine, 15th century
1942.1093Gilt copperOverall: 14.6 cm (5 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Plaque from a Book Cover with the Crucifixion
France, Limousin, Limoges, Gothic period, 13th century
1940.471Copper: gilded, engraved, chased; champlevé enamel; wood coreOverall: 23.2 x 11.8 x 1.3 cm (9 1/8 x 4 5/8 x 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Bodhisattva  Manjushri: Lord of Wisdom
East India, Bengal, Pala period, 11th-12th century
1960.285Image of gilded copper, pedestal and mandorla of brassOverall: 31.2 cm (12 5/16 in.); Part 1: 6.5 x 15.5 x 11.9 cm (2 9/16 x 6 1/8 x 4 11/16 in.); Part 2: 41.9 x 15.2 cm (16 1/2 x 6 in.); Part 3: 16.5 x 8.5 cm (6 1/2 x 3 3/8 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Beads from a Rosary
Italy, early 16th century
1952.277Gilt copper with champlevé enamelAverage: 24.5 cm (9 5/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment of an Ornamental Crest from a Reliquary Shrine
Mosan, Meuse Valley, Maastricht?, Gothic period, 12th century
1990.29Gilded copper, émail brun (brown enamel)Overall: 5.3 x 4.2 cm (2 1/16 x 1 5/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment of an Ornamental Crest from a Reliquary  Shrine
Mosan, Meuse Valley, Maastricht?, Gothic period, 12th century
1990.26Gilded copper, émail brun (brown enamel)Overall: 5.5 x 3 cm (2 3/16 x 1 3/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Cross-Shaped Clock
Urban Hörle (German)
1929.997Gilt copper, steel, and rock crystalOverall: 6.7 x 4.2 x 1.3 cm (2 5/8 x 1 5/8 x 1/2 in.)Gift of John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Fragment of an Ornamental Crest from a Reliquary Shrine
Mosan, Meuse Valley, Maastricht?, Gothic period, 12th century
1990.27Gilded copper, émail brun (brown enamel)Overall: 5.5 x 3.1 cm (2 3/16 x 1 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Fragment of an Ornamental Crest from a Reliquary Shrine
Mosan, Meuse Valley, Maastricht?, 12th century
1990.28Gilded copper, émail brun (brown enamel)Overall: 7.2 x 3.2 cm (2 13/16 x 1 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Enthroned Buddha preaching
Myanmar or Thailand, 8th-9th century
1989.49Copper alloy with gildingLeonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Ornamental Plaque (set of four)
Italy, Tuscany, 14th century
1923.916Champlevé enamel, glass paste stones, and gilding on copperOverall: 11.2 x 7.7 cm (4 7/16 x 3 1/16 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Ornamental Plaque
Italy, Tuscany, 14th century
1923.916.1Champlevé enamel, glass paste stones, and gilding on copperOverall: 11.2 x 7.7 cm (4 7/16 x 3 1/16 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Ornamental Plaque
Italy, Tuscany, 14th century
1923.916.2Champlevé enamel, glass paste stones, and gilding on copperOverall: 11.2 x 7.7 cm (4 7/16 x 3 1/16 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Ornamental Plaque
Italy, Tuscany, 14th century
1923.916.3Champlevé enamel, glass paste stones, and gilding on copperOverall: 11.2 x 7.7 cm (4 7/16 x 3 1/16 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Ornamental Plaque
Italy, Tuscany, 14th century
1923.916.4Champlevé enamel, glass paste stones, and gilding on copperOverall: 11.2 x 7.7 cm (4 7/16 x 3 1/16 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Bodhisattva Vajrapani
Nepal, 8th century
1982.52Copper with traces of giltOverall: 17.8 cm (7 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Figure of a Warrior
Central Mexico, Tetzcoco?, Aztec, Post-Classic Period
1984.37Gold-silver-copper alloy (cast)Overall: 11.2 x 6.1 cm (4 7/16 x 2 3/8 in.)Leonard C. Hanna, Jr. FundCCCC0
Bronze mounts from a "Shawabty Bundle"; Head and Crossed Arms
Egypt, Thebes, Wadi Qubbanet el-Qirud, New Kingdom, late Dynasty 18 (1540-1296 BC) or early Dynasty 19
1914.555Head; bronze face, black copper wig, with traces of gildingGift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Bronze mount from a "Shawabty Bundle": Head
Egypt, Thebes, Wadi Qubbanet el-Qirud, New Kingdom, late Dynasty 18 (1540-1296 BC) or early Dynasty 19
1914.555.1Head; bronze face, black copper wig, with traces of gildingOverall: 3.6 x 3.2 x 2.7 cm (1 7/16 x 1 1/4 x 1 1/16 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Pyx
Germany, Lower Saxony, Hildesheim?, Romanesque period, enamels: 12th century; wood core: 19th century
1949.431Gilded copper, champlevé and cloisonné enamel, wood core (modern)Overall: 5.4 x 21.3 x 9.3 cm (2 1/8 x 8 3/8 x 3 11/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade Fund and the Fanny Tewksbury King Collection by exchangeCCCC0
Bronze Mounts from a "Shawabty Bundle": Head, Arms, and Feet
Egypt, Thebes, Wadi Qubbanet el-Qirud, New Kingdom, late Dynasty 18 or early Dynasty 19
1914.554Bronze, black copper wig, traces of gildingGift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Bronze Mount from a "Shawabty Bundle": Head
Egypt, Thebes, Wadi Qubbanet el-Qirud, New Kingdom, late Dynasty 18 or early Dynasty 19
1914.554.1Bronze, black copper wig, traces of gildingOverall: 3.3 x 2.6 x 2.9 cm (1 5/16 x 1 x 1 1/8 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Plaque Depicting a Scene from the Aeneid
Jean II Pénicaud (French, c. 1520-1588)
1940.140Painted enamel (grisaille) on copper with gildingOverall: 6.4 x 26.7 cm (2 1/2 x 10 1/2 in.)Gift of Robert A. WeaverCCCC0
Plaque from a Reliquary Shrine
Germany, Rhine Valley, Cologne, Romanesque period, 12th century
1953.274Gilded copper; champlevé and cloisonné enamelOverall: 2.7 x 3.7 cm (1 1/16 x 1 7/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Filigree Disk Brooch with Central Boss
Frankish (late Merovingian), 7th century
2007.163Gilt silver, copper alloy, glass, almandineOverall: 4.2 x 4.3 x 1.8 cm (1 5/8 x 1 11/16 x 11/16 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Plaque from a Reliquary Shrine
Germany, Rhine Valley, Cologne, Romanesque period, 12th century
1957.502Gilded copper; champlevé and cloisonné enamelOverall: 2.7 x 6.1 cm (1 1/16 x 2 3/8 in.)Gift of Rosamond ZverinaCCCC0
Plaque from a Reliquary Shrine
Germany, Rhine Valley, Cologne, Romanesque period, 12th century
1953.638Gilded copper; champlevé and cloisonné enamelOverall: 3.2 x 6.6 cm (1 1/4 x 2 5/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Statuette: Seated Amen-Ra
Egypt, Late Period, Dynasty 25-26
1914.574Bronze and black copper, gilded and inlaidOverall: 19 x 5.5 x 11.5 cm (7 1/2 x 2 3/16 x 4 1/2 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Plaque from a Reliquary Shrine
Germany, Rhine Valley, Cologne, Romanesque period, 12th century
1961.27Gilded copper; champlevé and cloisonné enamelOverall: 2.7 x 7.2 cm (1 1/16 x 2 13/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Plaque, probably from a Reliquary Shrine
Germany, Rhine Valley, Cologne, Romanesque period, 12th century
1953.275Gilded copper, champlevé and cloisonné enamelOverall: 4.3 x 8.9 cm (1 11/16 x 3 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Small Sword
Germany, Passau (?), 17th century
1916.1099Steel, wood, steel wire, copper, chiseled shell guard; blade: blued, gilded, pierced and engravedOverall: 104.5 cm (41 1/8 in.); Blade: 86 cm (33 7/8 in.); Guard: 7.6 cm (3 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Portable Altar
Germany, Cologne, Gothic Period, 13th century
1927.29Walrus ivory, gilded copper, porphyry, champlevé enamel, wood coreOverall: 13.1 x 26.9 x 16.9 cm (5 3/16 x 10 9/16 x 6 5/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
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Germany, Cologne, Gothic Period, 13th century
1927.29.aWalrus ivory, gilded copper, porphyry, champlevé enamel, wood coreOverall: 13.1 x 26.9 x 16.9 cm (5 3/16 x 10 9/16 x 6 5/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
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Germany, Cologne, Gothic Period, 13th century
1927.29.bWalrus ivory, gilded copper, porphyry, champlevé enamel, wood coreOverall: 13.1 x 26.9 x 16.9 cm (5 3/16 x 10 9/16 x 6 5/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Brooch in the Form of a Six-Pointed Star
Frankish, early Carolingian, late 8th century - early 9th century
2009.344Gold with repoussé and filigree decoration; copper backplateDiameter: 7.7 cm (3 1/16 in.)Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Goko
Japan, 18th-19th century
1940.671Gilt copperOverall: 13.4 cm (5 1/4 in.)Bequest of James ParmeleeCCCC0
Portrait of Archduke Charles of Styria
Austria or South Germany, 16th century
1988.146Silver, gilt silver, and gilt copperOverall: 5.8 x 5.1 cm (2 5/16 x 2 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Vina
India, British Period
1918.346Painted and gilded wood with ivory veneers and inlay; copper alloy frets; iron alloy strings (with one modern copper replacement)Overall: 95.2 x 15.3 cm (37 1/2 x 6 in.)The Charles G. King, Jr. Collection. Gift of Ralph King in memory of Charles G. King, Jr.CCCC0
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China, Qing dynasty (1644-1912), Qianlong mark and reign
1963.678.bGilt copperOverall: 16.1 x 25.2 cm (6 5/16 x 9 15/16 in.); Lid: 0.9 x 5 cm (3/8 x 1 15/16 in.)The Norweb CollectionCCCC0
Deposition and Angels, Wall Cross
Charles Bartley Jeffery (American, 1910-1992)
1972.1200Silver gilt, copper, transparent and opaque enamels, paillonOverall: 10.8 x 11.3 cm (4 1/4 x 4 7/16 in.)Bequest of Marie Odenkirk Clark©
Headdress Ornament
Peru, South Coast, Paracas
1940.511Hammered and embossed gold-copper alloyOverall: 5.2 x 4.6 cm (2 1/16 x 1 13/16 in.)The Norweb CollectionCCCC0
Headdress Ornament
Peru, South Coast, Paracas
1940.510Hammered and embossed gold-copper alloyOverall: 5.2 x 4.6 cm (2 1/16 x 1 13/16 in.)The Norweb CollectionCCCC0
Headdress Ornament
Peru, South Coast, Paracas, 3rd-2nd Century BC
1938.432Hammered and embossed gold-copper alloyOverall: 6.8 cm (2 11/16 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Box
Italy or Germany, 18th century
1916.601Enamel on copper, metal mounts with traces of gildingOverall: 4.3 x 7.4 cm (1 11/16 x 2 15/16 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
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Nepal, 18th century
1940.690Gilded copperOverall: 12.7 cm (5 in.)Bequest of James ParmeleeCCCC0
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Nepal, 14th-15th century
1957.140Gilded copperOverall: 10.2 x 7.9 x 6 cm (4 x 3 1/8 x 2 3/8 in.)Gift of Margaret F. Marcus in Memory of her Mother Dorothy Frost WheelerCCCC0
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Nepal, 14th-15th century
1936.686Gilded copperOverall: 20.6 cm (8 1/8 in.)Edward L. Whittemore FundCCCC0
Ornament
Peru, South Coast, Ica Valley?, Paracas, c. 300 BC-AD 100
1940.513Hammered and embossed gold-copper alloyOverall: 8.8 x 4.8 cm (3 7/16 x 1 7/8 in.)The Norweb CollectionCCCC0
Figurine Plaque
Peru, South Coast, Paracas, 300 BC-AD 200 with modern etched enhancement?
1940.512Hammered and embossed gold-copper alloyOverall: 6.8 x 4.2 cm (2 11/16 x 1 5/8 in.)The Norweb CollectionCCCC0
Set of Headdress Ornaments
China, Qing dynasty
2001.179Made from a copper-silver alloy, some with gilding, and decorated with kingfisher feathers and glass beadsOverall: 8.1 x 5.1 cm (3 3/16 x 2 in.); Average: 10.3 x 5.4 cm (4 1/16 x 2 1/8 in.); Irregular: 7.2 x 5.1 cm (2 13/16 x 2 in.); Part 1: 21.3 x 29.5 cm (8 3/8 x 11 5/8 in.); Part 2: 10.7 x 12.4 cm (4 3/16 x 4 7/8 in.); Part 3: 7.5 x 3.9 cm (2 15/16 x 1 9/16 in.); Part 4: 8.9 x 8.6 cm (3 1/2 x 3 3/8 in.); Part 5: 8.1 x 8.5 cm (3 3/16 x 3 3/8 in.); Third Section: 11.5 x 2.1 cm (4 1/2 x 13/16 in.); Second Section: 16 x 7.3 cm (6 5/16 x 2 7/8 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Howard L. GinavenCCCC0
Headdress Ornament
China, Qing dynasty
2001.179.1Made from a copper-silver alloy, some with gilding, and decorated with kingfisher feathers and glass beadsOverall: 22 x 28.5 cm (8 11/16 x 11 1/4 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Howard L. GinavenCCCC0
Headdress Ornament
China, Qing dynasty
2001.179.3Made from a copper-silver alloy, some with gilding, and decorated with kingfisher feathers and glass beadsOverall: 7.5 x 3.9 cm (2 15/16 x 1 9/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Howard L. GinavenCCCC0
Headdress Ornament
China, Qing dynasty
2001.179.6Made from a copper-silver alloy, some with gilding, and decorated with kingfisher feathers and glass beadsOverall: 8.1 x 5.1 cm (3 3/16 x 2 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Howard L. GinavenCCCC0
Headdress Ornament
China, Qing dynasty
2001.179.8Made from a copper-silver alloy, some with gilding, and decorated with kingfisher feathers and glass beadsOverall: 11.5 x 2.1 cm (4 1/2 x 13/16 in.)Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Howard L. GinavenCCCC0