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English: Reliquary box or book case, with the Crucifixion and symbols of the evangelists. Gold, cloisonné enamel, niello and cabochons over wood, first half of the 11th century. Used to hold a Book of Oaths, now in the Royal Library in The Hague, Netherlands. Originally in the Treasury of the Basilica of Saint Servatius, Maastricht, Netherlands.
Français : Boîte-reliquaire ou couverture pour une manuscripte: Crucifixion du Christ et symboles des évangélistes. Or, émaux cloisonnés, nielle et cabochons sur âme de bois, première moitié du XIe siècle. A contenu le livre de serment des ducs de Brabant. Provenance : Basilique de Saint-Servais, Maastricht.
Department of Decorative Arts, Richelieu, first floor, room 2
Accession number MR 349
Credit line Purchase, 1795
Source/Photographer Jastrow (2006)


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