Enamelled plaque: the Crucifixion
silver-gilt, basse-taille enamel
c. 1460 - 1470
8 cm height; 6.6 cm length
Place of Creation: France
Place of Creation: Burgundy
Place of Creation: Upper Rhine
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.
Bequeathed by Michael Wellby, 2012.