European Decorative Arts and Sculpture
Reliquary (Chasse)Made in Limoges, France, Europe
Artist/maker unknown, French
Gilded copper alloy with champlevé (inlaid) enamel; painted wood; iron
1950-31-1Gift of Henry P. McIlhenny, 1950
LabelOn this houselike box made to contain the relics of saints are the following scenes: the Journey of the Magi [front top]; the Adoration of the Magi [front bottom]; a standing saint [left and right sides]; a composition with quatrefoils [back].
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