first half of 13th century
Object Place: Europe, Italy (?)
6.03 cm (2 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Bronze, gilt and silver inlay full cast. Figure kneeling on right knee, arms upraised, wearing belted robe. Perhaps support for Reliquary Shrine. Gilding worn off in places.
Until 1967, Hugo Oelze (d. 1967), Amsterdam; 1967, by inheritance to his brother, Dr. F. W. Oelze, Germany [see note 1]; 1968, sold by Dr. Oelze to the MFA. (Accession Date: March 13, 1968)
 See MFA curatorial recommendation letter of March 13, 1968 by Hanns Swarzenski.
Otis Norcross Fund