Engraved gold disc by Unknown Artist

Goldsmiths mark M.

Details

Medium:
Gold
Dimensions:
Diameter: 9 cm
Art Fund grant:
£230 ( Total: £230)
Acquired in:
1942
Vendor:
Sotheby's

Engraved disc with diagrammatic representation of the Vision of the Four Castles seen by the medium Edward Kelly.

Provenance

Dr John Dee (astrologer to Queen Elizabeth I)

Venue details

British Museum Great Russell Street, LONDON London WC1B 3DG 020 7323 8299 www.britishmuseum.org

Entry details

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