Electrotype Facsimile of the Shrine of St. Patrick's Bell


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Basic Information

Artifact Identification Electrotype Facsimile of the Shrine of St. Patrick's Bell   (1916.06.0025)
Communication Artifacts : Ceremonial Artifacts : Religious Objects
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location Europe, West, Ireland, County Armagh
Period/Date ca. 1100
Culture Irish

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Height) 26.1 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 15.0 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 11.0 cm
Weight 1833 g
Measuring Remarks None
Materials Glass, Metal
Manufacturing Processes Cast, Manufacturing, Painting
Munsell Color Information Vivid Red (6.25R 3/12) -Jewels Deep Blue (10B 3/10) -Jewel Grayish Yellow (2.5Y 7/4) -Main Body

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A
Comparanda N/A

1. Little, Charles T. Art Treasures of Early Ireland. Archaeology (probably 31/2, 1978?) pp. 338-342. 2. O'Banion, Rebecca. Irish Jewelry and Metalwork in the World Heritage Museum. Student paper, 1975. .

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Purchase
Reproduction yes
Reproduction Information N/A

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