http://collection.britishmuseum.org/id/person-institution/115722, http://collection.britishmuseum.org/id/person-institution/132046, http://collection.britishmuseum.org/id/person-institution/70441, http://collection.britishmuseum.org/id/person-institution/72544, http://collection.britishmuseum.org/id/person-institution/79178, http://collection.britishmuseum.org/id/person-institution/79188, http://collection.britishmuseum.org/id/person-institution/79201, http://collection.britishmuseum.org/id/person-institution/80677
http://collection.britishmuseum.org/id/object/MCM7851/concept/1, http://collection.britishmuseum.org/id/object/MCM7851/concept/10, http://collection.britishmuseum.org/id/object/MCM7851/concept/2, http://collection.britishmuseum.org/id/object/MCM7851/concept/3, http://collection.britishmuseum.org/id/object/MCM7851/concept/4, http://collection.britishmuseum.org/id/object/MCM7851/concept/5, http://collection.britishmuseum.org/id/object/MCM7851/concept/6, http://collection.britishmuseum.org/id/object/MCM7851/concept/7, http://collection.britishmuseum.org/id/object/MCM7851/concept/8, http://collection.britishmuseum.org/id/object/MCM7851/concept/9
Acquisition (From) :: Franks, Augustus Wollaston to The British Museum ::, Acquisition date :: 1889 ::, Associated Person (Depicted - EE) :: St John the Evangelist ::, Associated Person (Depicted - EE) :: St Luke the Evangelist ::, Associated Person (Depicted - EE) :: St Mark ::, Associated Person (Depicted - EE) :: St Matthew ::, Associated Person (Depicted - IR) :: God ::, Associated Person (Depicted - IR) :: Jesus Christ ::, Associated Person (Depicted - IR) :: St Michael Archangel ::, Associated Person (Depicted - IR) :: Virgin Mary ::, Associated Person (Former Owner) :: St Conall ::, Bibliograpic reference :: Bagnoli, Klein, Mann & Robinson 2011 no. 58, p. 119 ::, Consists of :: bronze ::, Consists of :: gold ::, Consists of :: rock crystal ::, Consists of :: silver ::, Dimension Diameter :: 127.00mm ::, Dimension Height :: 219.00mm ::, Dimension Weight :: 1092.40g ::, Dimension Width :: 155.00mm ::, Found (in) :: Inishkeel ::, Object type :: bell-shrine ::, Production (Made in) :: Ireland ::, Production date :: 15thC ::, Subject :: angel ::, Subject :: bell ::, Subject :: bird ::, Subject :: crucifixion ::, Subject :: deity ::, Subject :: god the father ::, Subject :: mammal ::, Subject :: saint/martyr ::, Subject :: virgin and child ::, Uses technique :: engraved ::, Uses technique :: parcel-gilded ::
Exhibited: 2014-5, HOTW, tbc. PROMISED 2011 23 June-9 Oct, London, BM, 'Treasures of Heaven' 2011 13 Feb-8 May, Baltimore, Walters Museum of Art, 'Treasures of Heaven' 2010-2011 17 Oct-6 Jan, Ohio, Cleveland Museum of Art, 'Treasures of Heaven' 2007 14 Sep-2 Dec, Hong Kong Museum of Art, Treasures of the World's Cultures 2007 3 Feb-27 May, Taipei, National Palace Museum, Treasures of the World's Cultures 2006 18 Mar-4 Jun, Beijing, Capital Museum, Treasures of the World's Cultures 2005 27 Oct-2006 31 Jan, Haengso Museum, Keimyung University, Daegu, Treasures of the World's Cultures 2005 25 Jul-8 Oct, Busan Museum, Treasures of the World's Cultures 2005 11 Apr-10 Jul, Seoul Arts Centre, Treasures of the World's Cultures 2004 26 Jun-29 Aug, Niigata Bandaijima Art Museum, Treasures of the World's Cultures 2004 10 Apr-13 Jun, Fukuoka Art Museum, Treasures of the World's Cultures 2004 17 Jan-28 Mar, Kobe City Museum, Treasures of the World's Cultures 2003 18 Oct-14 Dec, Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum, Treasures of the World's Cultures
Bell-shrine; bronze and silver parcel-gilt; made for the bell of St Conall; decorated with silver plates; on front the top plate has seated figure of God the Father flanked by Virgin and Child and Archangel Michael; main panel with crucified Christ in centre, surrounded by four figures, against a background of panels filled with scroll ornaments; plate originally set with three rock crystals, one now missing, and is surrounded by plain silver border, inscribed and worn; side panels decorated with stepped geometric patterns; top panels on back and sides engraved with emblems of the Evangelists; main panel at back engraved with figures of saints; chain for suspension; top left-hand side damaged.
http://collection.britishmuseum.org/id/object/MCM7851/image/1, http://collection.britishmuseum.org/id/object/MCM7851/image/2, http://collection.britishmuseum.org/id/object/MCM7851/image/3, http://collection.britishmuseum.org/id/object/MCM7851/image/4, http://collection.britishmuseum.org/id/object/MCM7851/image/5, http://collection.britishmuseum.org/id/object/MCM7851/image/6, http://collection.britishmuseum.org/id/object/MCM7851/image/7, http://collection.britishmuseum.org/id/object/MCM7851/image/8