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Plaquette

Plaquette

  • Place of origin:

    Spain (made)

  • Date:

    late 16th or early 17th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Museum number:

    A.26-1925

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

This plaquette representing St. Francis of Assisi receiving the stigmata, and Brother Leo, was probably made in the late 16th or early 17th century Spain.

Physical description

Plaquette in brass representing St. Francis of Assisi receiving the stigmata. On the right is the cloaked figure of Brother Leo. In the background are two trees and in the right upper corner, the seraph. Moulded rim with a line of beading.

Place of Origin

Spain (made)

Date

late 16th or early 17th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Dimensions

Height: 10.7 cm, Width: 7.6 cm

Descriptive line

Plaquette St Francis of Assisi, brass, Spanish late 16th or early 17th century.

Materials

Brass

Subjects depicted

Seraph; Trees

Categories

Plaques & Plaquettes; Christianity

Collection

Sculpture Collection

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