Tudor hat-medallion by Unknown Artist

Hat-medallion depicting 'Our Lord at Jacob's Well with the Woman of Samaria'.

Details

Medium:
Gold-enamelled
Dimensions:
5 cm
Art Fund grant:
£1,200 ( Total: £3,750)
Acquired in:
1955

The architectural canopy over the well is an early example of Classical Renaissance composition in England.

Venue details

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

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