Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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plaquette
  • Italy
  • plaquette, 1100s
  • Where object was made: Italy
  • bronze
  • Object Height/Width: 5.71 x 4.76 cm
    Object Height/Width: 2 1/4 x 1 7/8 in
  • Gift of Allan Gerdau
  • Not on display
  • 1957.0087
Description
Literature

Square except for four small stylized dragon heads which project from one side. The plaque is divided into four small square sections; each section contains an "X" and a quatrefoil; there are four small, round holes in each of the four corners and one in the center of the side from which the dragon heads project.