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Madonna in Glory with Saints plaquette
  • Italy
  • Madonna in Glory with Saints plaquette, circa 1600
  • Where object was made: Italy
  • lead
  • Object Length/Width: 18.7 x 14 cm
    Object Length/Width: 7 3/8 x 5 1/2 in
  • Museum purchase through The Kansas University Endowment Association
  • Not on display
  • 1956.0004
Description

Plaquette of woman and child (identified as Mary with baby Jesus) surrounded by wreath at TC. Four angels hold up the wreath, two at TR and two at TL. There are also two angels with arms crossed at chest. At BR is a man with cane in right hand. At BL is a man holding flag in right hand. In between two men is a decorated shield.