October 17th, 2013

Stand (Piètement) for a model of La Samaritaine

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Stand (Piètement) for a model of La Samaritaine
Jean-Baptiste Vinceneux  (ca. 1726–ca. 1795, active 1750–86)
Date: 1773 Culture: French, Paris Medium: Carved, painted, gilded and silvered walnut; modern wood top
 The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Кольцо

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Ring with the Name of Pope Paul II (r. 1464–71)
Date: 1464–71 Culture: Italian, Rome Medium: Gilt brass, blue glass
The Metropolitan Museum of Art.
At the corners of the bezel are emblems of the four Evangelists, and on the sides are the shield of Paul II and that of the French crown. Papal rings may have been used at investitures or in establishing diplomatic credentials.