Plaque

early 16th century


Dimensions

5.71 x 2.86 cm (2 1/4 x 1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

46.1140

Medium or Technique

Metal; gold

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver

Plaque in high relief depicting encounter at the Golden Gate of Joahcim and Anna. (Two figure below arch.)

Provenance

1946, Blumka Gallery, New York; sold by Blumka to the MFA for $600 [see note 1]. (Accession Date: November 14, 1946)

NOTES:
[1] MFA accession nos. 46.1139-46.1142 were acquired together for $600.

Credit Line

H. E. Bolles Fund