Works of Art
Coffret, Woodcut of the Arrest of Christ after Jean d’Ypres
Wood covered in leather, domed lid with tooled leather, reinforced by nine iron fittings, sides reinforced with three metal fittings, hinges, front latch missing, second ornamental latch, ornamental ironwork lock the interior lined in dark cloth (silk), two pair of side loops, no cushionFrance, Paris, c. 1500
Ornamental Fragment with a Grotesque Mask
Black and brown grisaille with silver stain on clear glass (an old lead repair of lead cutting the face in two removed and restored with glue)France, c. 1550
Velvet with Gold Disks in offset rows
Lampas/velvet, with pile in plain weave of the foundation and pairs of gold wefts in the supplementary twillEastern Islamic, Mongol period, 14th c.
Head of the Virgin Mary
Limestone, polychromeAustria or Bohemia, c. 1400-1450
Woodcut of “Erope” surrounded by Grotesques
Box in woodFrance, Lyon or Paris, , mid 15th c.
Stained glassFrance?, 15th-16th century
Two Collars for an Abbess
Jet, threadSpain, 17th century
Coffret, Copper Engraving of the miraculous hosts of Daroca
Coffret, Copper EngravingFrance, Paris, and Spain, Aragon (?),, Coffret, early 16th c., Copper Engraving late 17th c.
Wedding Spoon with Chain
Carved pear woodWestern Europe, Southern Germany(?), c. 17th century