Plaque - Romanesque - Copper - 12th century

Description
Plaque - Romanesque - Copper - 12th century
Mosan region

A rare plaque from a reliquary in so-called "vernis brun", gilded copper with brown varnish inlay, comparable to niello.

Mosan region. 12th century.



Lot details
Object
Plaque
Material
Copper
Model/ Name
"Vernis Brun"
Style
Romanesque
Estimated Period
12th century
Country of Origin
Mosan region
Condition
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
Dimensions
0×2×10.8 cm
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