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Badge

  • Place of origin:

    Spain (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1700 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Enamelled gold

  • Museum number:

    232-1864

  • Gallery location:

    Jewellery, Rooms 91, The William and Judith Bollinger Gallery, case 10, shelf A, box 9

Physical description

Enamelled gold badge; on the obverse: the black and white cross of St. Dominic; on the reverse: insignia of the Holy Office of the Inquisition.

Place of Origin

Spain (made)

Date

ca. 1700 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Enamelled gold

Marks and inscriptions

mark; GD

Dimensions

Height: 4.6 cm, Width: 3.1 cm, Depth: 0.8 cm

Descriptive line

Badge of the Order of the Holy Inquisition, of gold and enamel, made in Spain, about 1700

Materials

Gold; Enamel

Techniques

Enamelling

Subjects depicted

Salvation; Cross

Categories

Christianity; Jewellery; Metalwork; Accessories

Collection

Metalwork Collection

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