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18th–19th century


Object Place: Europe, Russia

Dimensions

5.9 x 4 cm (2 5/16 x 1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

09.491

Medium or Technique

Metal; bronze

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ecclesiastical ornaments

Half-figure of Saint Nicholas holding a cross and book in left hand and blessing with right; figures of Christ and the Virgin on either side. Hatched border and inscription; head of the Father above. See 09.487.

Provenance

1909, gift of Chandler & Co through Charles F. Bacon to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Chandler and Co.