Monstrance

On display

Standing monstrance or reliquary, on six-lobed foot. The foot, the central knop, and the hexagonal part with architectural tracery. On the foot are scenes of the Crucifixion with St Mary and St John and the Martyrdom of a female saint.

Details

  • Title

    Monstrance

  • Associated place

    Germany (probable) (probable place of creation)
    Rhine region (possible) (possible place of creation)
  • Date

    c. 1450 - 1500
  • Material and technique

    silver-gilt

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    31.5 cm (height)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Bequeathed by Michael Wellby, 2012.

  • Museum location

    Second floor | Gallery 53 | European Goldsmiths' Work
  • Museum department

    Western Art

  • Accession no.

    WA2013.1.9

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