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Plaque of The Virgin

Date:
12th century
Culture:
Byzantine
Medium:
Cloisonné enamel, silver gilt
Dimensions:
Overall: 4 5/16 x 1 9/16 x 3/16 in. (10.9 x 3.9 x 0.4 cm)
Classification:
Enamels-Cloisonné
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.190.714
Not on view
Inscription: In Greek: 'St. John' and 'Virgin'
J. Pierpont Morgan, London and New York (until 1917)
Dalton, O. M. "Byzantine Enamels in Mr. Pierpont Morgan's Collection." The Burlington Magazine for Connoisseurs 21, no. 109 (April 1912). pl. II.



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