Dove, anonymous, c. 1225 - c. 1250

Dove, anonymous, c. 1225 - c. 1250

copper (metal), h 22.0cm × w 15.9cm × d 17.9cm. More details

Limoges, c. 1225–1250, gilded copper, enamel, Communion hosts were kept in this dove, which was suspended on a chain above an altar as a symbol of the Holy Ghost.

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