User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Plaque

Start collecting

Plaque in high relief depicting encounter at the Golden Gate of Joahcim and Anna. (Two figure below arch.)

Provenance

1946, Blumka Gallery, New York; sold by Blumka to the MFA for $600 [see note 1]. (Accession Date: November 14, 1946) NOTES: [1] MFA accession nos. 46.1139-46.1142 were acquired together for $600.

Credit Line

H. E. Bolles Fund

early 16th century

Dimensions

5.71 x 2.86 cm (2 1/4 x 1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

46.1140

Medium or Technique

Metal; gold

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver