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High medieval chrismatory

Origin / Date Northwest Europe, c. 1045-1085
Material silver gilt over yew or cedar wood
Dimensions 162 x 89 x 116mm
Availability For sale

Description

An unpublished repousse silver-gilt Chrismatory, probably Anglo-Norman mid or second half of the eleventh century.

Commentary

See Medieval Art in Focus VII for full details. Forthcoming

Provenance

Private collection Siena to 1990.
Private collection Florence and Paris to 2019.

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