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Inscription: Insriptions:(on the molding above the Crucifixion) INICIUM SAPIENTIE TIMOR DOMINI ECCI [ecclesiastici] PRIMO(on the moulding above the Last Supper) RUDBERTI ABBATIS PERSTO EGO IUSSO SUO (in Crucifixion scene, above head of Christ) INRI (above plaque veil of Veronica) simulated inscription on banderole of angel in Annunciation plaque.Marking: Dated: (on mother-of-pearl frame at bottom of angel holding Veil of Veronica; twice on base) 1494Arms: of Abbot Rupert and of Monastery of St. Peter of Salzburg(on left of base) crossed keys in black enamel on silver-gilt [handles of keys at bottom](on right side of base) red clover leaf on grey ground on upper right half; lower left grey clover leaf on groundMarks:(above St. Catherine on base) Salzburg silver
From the Benedictine abbey of Saint Peter, Salzburg; Oscar Bondy , Vienna (1930–confiscated by Nazi officials in 1938) ; restituted to his widow, Elizabeth Bondy , New York (by 1950) ; Ruth and Leopold Blumka , New York (until 1969)
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