Enamelled plaque: the CrucifixionOn display
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Silver-gilt plaque, probably a pax, of ogee-topped form, enamelled in translucent colours: the Crucifixion between the Virgin and St John, sun and moon above.
Enamelled plaque: the Crucifixion
Datec. 1460 - 1470
Material and technique
silver-gilt, basse-taille enamel
Dimensions8 cm (height)
6.6 cm (length)
No. of items
Bequeathed by Michael Wellby, 2012.
Museum locationSecond floor | Gallery 53 | European Goldsmiths' Work
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Wilson, Timothy, Winterbottom, Matthew, Treasures of the Goldsmith's Art: The Michael Wellby Bequest to the Ashmolean Museum (Ashmolean Museum University of Oxford, 2015)