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art_type: Textile design
artist: Lewis Foreman Day
museum: Victoria and Albert Museum
title: Untitled
from_api: Victoria and Albert Museum
source: Victoria and Albert Museum
image_url: http://media.vam.ac.uk/media/thira/collection_images/2016JG/2016JG2082.jpg
date: 1880-1900
Reliquary Bust
art_type: gilded copper alloy, partially gilded silver, glass
description: Reliquary busts contained body parts of the saints represented. In this bust, the relics were originally placed in compartments underneath the "jewel" (glass over foil) decorating the clasps that fastens the saints' liturgical capes. Walters 54.736 is a companion reliquary bust.
artist: Venetian (Italian)
museum: Walters Museum
title: Reliquary Bust
from_api: Walters Museum
source: Walters Museum
image_url: http://static.thewalters.org/images/PS1_54.735_Fnt_DD_T10.jpg
date: ca. 1650-1700
external_url: http://art.thewalters.org/detail/29782

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