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Frame

  • Place of origin:

    Spain (possibly, made)

  • Date:

    1600-1699 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Gilt and enamelled brass

  • Museum number:

    167-1866

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Bought in Lisbon in 1866

Physical description

Rectangular front of a frame for a devotional subject, consisting of a gilded and enamelled brass frame, pierced in the centre with the monogram SMR with a crowned T above, and surrounded by a border of ogival points. There is a ring for suspension in the centre of the upper edge, over a six-petalled flower.

Place of Origin

Spain (possibly, made)

Date

1600-1699 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Gilt and enamelled brass

Marks and inscriptions

'SMR' with a crowned 'T' above

Dimensions

Height: 6.4 cm, Width: 6.3 cm, Depth: 0.7 cm

Descriptive line

Gilt and enamelled brass front of a frame for a devotional subject, Spain, 1600-1699.

Materials

Gilt; Enamel

Categories

Jewellery; Metalwork; Christianity

Collection

Metalwork Collection

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