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1510 reliquary Bust - made in Flanders  Brabant  circa 1510  Polychromed and gilded wood

1510 reliquary Bust - made in Flanders Brabant circa 1510 Polychromed and gilded wood

RIEMENSCHNEIDER Tilman - German (c.1460 - 1531) - Hl.Katharina_erstes Viertel 16. Jahrhundert

RIEMENSCHNEIDER Tilman - German (c.1460 - 1531) - Hl.Katharina_erstes Viertel 16. Jahrhundert

Cicle of Hans (the Younger) Holbein, Portrait of a Nobleman, c. 1540

Cicle of Hans (the Younger) Holbein, Portrait of a Nobleman, c. 1540

Demre, Turkey

Demre, Turkey

Giant 16th Century 'Colossus' Sculpture In Florence 08

Giant 16th Century 'Colossus' Sculpture In Florence 08

Saint George and the Dragon | South German | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Saint George and the Dragon | South German | The Metropolitan Museum of Art

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Reliquary Bust of a Female Saint - Bust reliquaries for the skulls of saints were placed on or near altars and, by the late Middle Ages, often assembled in large numbers in church sanctuaries.  The small glazed medallion resembling jewelry once displayed additional relics. On particular feast days, such reliquaries were carried in processions.

Reliquary Bust of a Female Saint - Bust reliquaries for the skulls of saints were placed on or near altars and, by the late Middle Ages, often assembled in large numbers in church sanctuaries. The small glazed medallion resembling jewelry once displayed additional relics. On particular feast days, such reliquaries were carried in processions.

Reliquary of St. Andrew the Apostle, silver with gold plate, pearls, over 200 gems and 6 emeralds set on a bronze base. "THE VATICAN"

Reliquary of St. Andrew the Apostle, silver with gold plate, pearls, over 200 gems and 6 emeralds set on a bronze base. "THE VATICAN"

*Reliquary bust -  1520.   Brussels.  © Foto: Skulpturensammlung und Museum für Byzantinische Kunst der Staatlichen Museen zu Berlin - Preußischer Kulturbesitz

*Reliquary bust - 1520. Brussels. © Foto: Skulpturensammlung und Museum für Byzantinische Kunst der Staatlichen Museen zu Berlin - Preußischer Kulturbesitz