Reliquary:a container or shrine in which sacred relics are kept. This reliquary is early 19th century with a rock crystal from the years 1175-1200, found in the Meuse Valley )present -day Belgium). It was sid to once held relics of St. Margaret, St. Philip the Apostle, St. Catherine and Bishop Valerius.
Reliquary Shrine Attributed to Jean de Touyl (French, died 1349/50) Date: second quarter 14th century Geography: Made in Paris, France Culture: French Medium: Gilt-silver, translucent enamel, paint Dimensions: Overall (open): 10 x 16 x 3 5/8 in. (25.4 x 40.6 x 9.2 cm) Classification: Enamels-Translucent
Chalice with a partly gilt silver bowl set on a gilt copper stem and foot decorated with champlevé and basse-taille enamels: Italian, Tuscany, late 14th - early 15th century, with an added silver plaquette engraved with the arms of the Medici family of Florence