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Historical Archive: 16th century: not more precisely datable, and c.1500


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Deposition with stamp of Santiago de Compostella, jet in silver, 15th or 16th c., Louvre OA 11112
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rock crystal ewer, France? 14th c.; silver gilt metalwork France, 14th-17th c.; Louvre OA 29. This work has its own page.
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16th c. mount for Roman intaglio of Antoninus Pius: standing youth, gold, CdM Chab. 2093
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Antoninus Pius (131-68), Roman niccolo agate profile laureate intaglio in 16th c. gold mount, CdM Chab. 2093
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16th c. gold ring with seal of Alaric II the Visigoth (484-507), sapphire, Vienna Kunsthistorisches Museum. This work has its own page with sapphire.
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oak chest with Last Supper, 16th c., Hospice Comtesse Lille A.178. This work has its own page.
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St. Augustine holding a heart, oak, 16th-c. Flemish, Hospice Comtesse Lille SPBA 400
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Resurrection pendant, 16th c. Spain or Spanish colonial: wood, rock crystal, enamel, pearl. AIC 1992.532
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4th tier of iconostasis (near top): 16th century, Novgorod Cathedral, which has its own interior page
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centaur pendant, gold/enamel/ruby/emerald/diamond/crystal/pearl, Italy 16th c., KGM 1855,1099
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seal matrix St Mary Bel, copper alloy, 16th c., MoL A1497
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Tree of Jesse, "House of Abraham," Sens, 16th c., which has its own page
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16th c. door w. wrought iron fittings c.1200-50, church near Fåborg, NMD D1301
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Martyr Paraskeva of Rome, gold foil under glass cabuchon/silver gilt/mother of pearl, Novgorod 16th c., Novgorod AM
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Christ enthroned, sapphire cameo/gold/ruby/emerald/pearl/enamel, Novgorod 16th c., Novgorod AM 3269-78.PEF
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Our Lady of the Sign, Deesis, saints: bone/silver gilt/turquoise/glass, 16th c., Novgorod AM
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Deesis, Annunciation, saints: bone/silver gilt/base metal, 16th c., Novgorod AM
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crucifix, gold/enamel/emerald/sapphire, Novgorod 16th c., Novgorod AM
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Our Lady of the Sign pendant, silver/rock crystal/pearl/glass/wood, 16th c. Novgorod, Novgorod AM
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pendant with life of Christ, silver? and ivory, Athos 16th c., Schn B122
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gilt copper base Italy 16th c., mounted rock crystal vial, palmette side: prob. Abbasid 9th-early 10th c.; Schn G19. For another view see Schn.
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St. Paul preaching in Athens, 16th c. Majolica platter (coppa amatoria), Urbino workshop, Arezzo MS 14750
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Rape of Europa; Ganymede, 16th c. Majolica platter (coppa amatoria), shop of Girolamo di Lanfranco dalle Gabicce, Arezzo MS 14591
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cameo Christ: double-sided gem attrib. to Giovanni delle Corniole (aft. 1470–aft. 1516), in 17th c. enameled silver-gilt setting, p.c., access courtesy of Hadrien Rambach. For other views see private collections.
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chalice, Transylvania c.1500, MAAB. For detail see MAAB.
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ewer, ‘chalcedony glass’ c.1500, Venice, CMA 1985.141. For another view see CMA.
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Memento Mori bead poss. from a rosary, ivory, c.1500 France or Flanders, PMA 2007-133-1. This object has its own page.
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Archangel Michael, limestone, France c.1500, Glencairn Museum loaned to PMA. This object has its own page.
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Saint Margaret, wood, Meister mit dem Brustlatz, Mainz? c.1500, LMM O,2507. For additional views see Mainz.
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reliquary of a Benedictine, prob. Saint Scholastica, wood with paint and gilding, north France or south Netherlands c.1500, PMA 1996-66-1
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Holy Kindred, wood with traces of polychrome, c.1500, LMM O,2511. For additional views see Mainz.
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equestrian scene from Nagyvázsony castle (Hungary), marble? c.1500, HNM. For other views see HNM.
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SS. Jerome and Gregory, shop of Jörg Syrlin the younger, lindenwood and polychrome, Ulm c.1500, UMMA 1958/1.59. This work has its own page.
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drinking horn with eagle feet: horn, copper, copper gilt; Germany c.1500, Cluny Cl.2324. For details see Cluny.
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St. Séverin, Paris, window c.1500. This work has its own page.
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Pensive Christ (Way to Calvary) fr. Bernardine church Wrocław, painted wood, Wrocław c.1500, MNW Śr. 105. This work has its own page.
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Stigmatization of St. Francis, copper engraving on paper, Netherlandish c.1500, WienMus
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Nef of St. Ursula, carnelian/gold/silver gilt/copper/enamel 1500, which has its own page
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Mass of St. Giles, oil on panel c.1500, LNGA, which has its own page with companion panel
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Lady and the Unicorn, wool/silk tapestry, c.1500, Cluny. For more panels and details see Cluny.
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saint, linden wood w. polychromy, Tilman Riemenschneider/Hans Backoffen c.1500, SF 46.8.1, which has its own page
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Piero di Cosimo, Volto Santo (Christ on the Cross), c.1500-10, MFAB 1100. This work has its own page.
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pea-pod prayer beads, boxwood, Adam Dircksz workshop, c.1500-35, KGM F 2497. For other views see Berlin.