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17th–18th century


Object Place: Europe, Russia

Dimensions

20 x 11.3 cm (7 7/8 x 4 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

09.515

Medium or Technique

Metal; bronze

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ecclesiastical ornaments

Bronze, many figures of saints and the Virgin. Inscribed above - Picture of the protection of Our Holy Mother of God, the Angels and the Church (?) (rather disconnected). Below - Like the Mother of God today &c (reads backwards); panel above with Trinity and angels’ heads.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Chandler and Co.