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Triptych

17th–18th century


Object Place: Europe, Russia

Dimensions

7.6 x 10.5 cm (3 x 4 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

09.448

Medium or Technique

Metal; bronze

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ecclesiastical ornaments

Bronze, with shield-shape panel above, (broken) and two angels’ heads. Center panel, the Purification of the Virgin(?); left wing, Flight into Egypt and Presentation of Christ; right wing, two other scenes and inscription. Dark blue and white enamel.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Chandler and Co.