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#784: Ottonian Reliquary

Photo 784: Ottonian Reliquary - Louvre Museum, Paris

Photo Details

Photo ID
784
Credit
Title
Ottonian Reliquary
Caption
Reliquary box depicting the Crucifixion and the symbols of the Four Evangelists. Made of wood covered in gold, cloisonné enamel, niello, and cabochon gems. Ottonian, from Trier or Regensburg, first half of 11th century. Acquired from the treasury of Maastricht Cathedral. Louvre Museum, Paris.
Geotag
48.860868° N, 2.336655° E
Uploaded
November 11, 2009
Camera
Canon EOS 400D DIGITAL
ISO
1600