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ID number:  BIRBI-49.6
Institution:  The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Artist / Maker:  French
Title / Object name:  Christ in Majesty with symbols of the Four Evangelists
Object type:  Art object
Culture:  French
Date made:  12th century
Materials:  Champleve enamel on metal
Measurements:  58.9 x 26.4 cm
Provenance:  Sir C.H. Tempest; Dr. Phillip Nelson, Liverpool; F.A. Drey; purchased from F.A. Drey, London, February 1949, for £800
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Made in Limoges at the end of the century as the central plaque of a book-binding. Of the numerous comparable examples the closest is in the British Museum.

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