Plaque depicting The Assumption
Object Place: Europe, Germany
3.81 x 2.86 cm (1 1/2 x 1 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Assumption of the Virgin. Gold, nielle and translucent blue enamel; oval plaque; Virgin standing on Crescent and surrounded by an aureole with the radiating rays of the sun; enclosed in a band of scroll-work design. Pair with 1970.71.
Purchased with the Bequest of the Estate of Clara S. Wellman Hall