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Roundel

Roundel

  • Place of origin:

    Spain (made)

  • Date:

    16th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Museum number:

    A.50-1930

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

This bronze roundel was probably made in the 16th century Spain. This represents St John the Evangelist holding a pen and an ink pot with an eagle beneath his right elbow.

Physical description

Bronze roundel, St. John holding a pen in his right hand and an ink pot in his left. Beneath his right elbow is an eagle.

Place of Origin

Spain (made)

Date

16th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Dimensions

Diameter: 15.5 cm

Descriptive line

Roundel, St john; Bronze Spanish 16c

Materials

Bronze

Subjects depicted

Ink bottles; Eagle; Pen

Categories

Medallions; Christianity

Collection

Sculpture Collection

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