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Aumbry grille

Aumbry grille

  • Place of origin:

    Spain (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1550 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Wrought iron

  • Museum number:

    M.384-1911

  • Gallery location:

    Ironwork, Room 114e, case WS

Place of Origin

Spain (made)

Date

ca. 1550 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Wrought iron

Dimensions

Height: 91.2 cm, Width: 102 cm, Depth: 22 cm

Descriptive line

Aumbry grille, wrought iron, made in Spain, ca. 1550

Labels and date

AUMBRY GRILLE
Wrought iron
Spain; c.1550

An aumbry was a locker, or recess in a church wall, in which sacramental vessels were kept.

Museum No. M.384-1911 [07/1994]

Materials

Wrought iron

Techniques

Forging (metal forming)

Categories

Metalwork; Ironwork; Architectural fittings; Religion; Christianity

Collection

Metalwork Collection

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