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MOSAN RELIQUARY TRIPTYCH

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MOSAN RELIQUARY TRIPTYCH

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Romanesque, Belgian, possibly from Stavelot, Liège
ca. 1160 AD
Wood, gilt copper and champlevé enamel with a small wooden relic and twine behind glass
Height: 10.6 inches (26.8 cm)
Width (opened): 11.5 inches (29.2cm)
Provenance: Archbishop of Liège; the dukes of Arenberg, Brussels and Schloss Nordkirchen; the Guennol Collection.

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LION-HEAD AQUAMANILE

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LION-HEAD AQUAMANILE

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Romanesque, German, Northern Saxony, ca. 1200 AD
Bronze and champlevé enamel with traces of gold
Height: 6-1/2 inches (16.5 cm)
Width: 6 inches (15.2cm)
Provenance: Ex collection Edson Bradley, Washington, D.C. and Rhode Island; the Guennol Collection, New York

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