Medieval enamel roundel by Unknown Artist

Roundel with radiating tracery design and gilding.

Details

Medium:
Copper champleve & cloisonne enamel, gilded
Dimensions:
Diameter: 9.2 cm
Art Fund grant:
£40,282 ( Total: £40,282)
Acquired in:
1997
Vendor:
Sotheby's

Blue, green, red and white and yellow enamel with one hole in the centre and one hole towards the rim.

Provenance

Nothing known prior to to its acquisition (pre 1964) by Ernst and Martha Kofler as part of the Kier Collection

Venue details

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

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