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Ostensorium

about 1480


Object Place: Europe, Siena, Italy

Dimensions

35.56 cm (14 in.)

Accession Number

64.1462

Medium or Technique

Wood; gold

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ecclesiastical ornaments

Gilded and tooled walnut. Lantern with five arcades and columns topped by slightly domed lid decorated with acanthus leaves. Boldly turned stem, flat carved. molded foot with band of leaves.

Credit Line

H. E. Bolles Fund