Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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pyx or chrismatory
  • France
  • pyx or chrismatory, circa 1450
  • Where object was made: France (possibly Picardie)
  • bronze or copper, gilt, crystal
  • Object Height: 19 cm
    Object Height: 7 1/2 in
  • Museum purchase through The Kansas University Endowment Association
  • Not on display
  • 1955.0041
Description
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Six-sided box with short legs. Engraved figures on the sides of the box: brick walls and archways. Spire-shaped lid with bead finial on top. Latch on the side.