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Reliquary Bust of a Female Saint  Date:ca. 1520–30Geography:Made in, possibly Brussels, BelgiumCulture:South NetherlandishMedium:Oak, paint, gilt [dress laces up the back]

Reliquary Bust of a Female Saint Date:ca. in, possibly Brussels, BelgiumCulture:South NetherlandishMedium:Oak, paint, gilt [dress laces up the back]

hismarmorealcalm: Busto relicario Flandes Brabante circa 1510 policromada y madera dorada

hismarmorealcalm: Reliquary Bust Flanders Brabant circa 1510 Polychromed and gilded wood

Female Saint Reliquary I by feministjulie, via Flickr

pam here's a better photo: Female Saint Reliquary I Reliquaries for the Skulls of Female Saints Oak, polychromy, and oil gilding.

Reliquary Bust of Saint Juliana, ca. 1376  Circle of Giovanni di Bartolo  Italian  Copper, gilding, gesso, and tempera paint  Overall 11 1/16 x 9 x 8 3/8 in. (28.1 x 22.9 x 21.3 cm)  The Cloisters Collection, 1961 (61.266)

Reliquary Bust of Saint Juliana

Reliquary Bust of Saint Juliana - Circle of Giovanni di Bartolo - Italian - Copper, gilding, gesso, and tempera paint - ca.

Libby Teal: art communion: reliquary bust

Today I visited this Flemish Reliquary Bust, ca. She's carved from wood, with polychrome pa.

bust-reliquary of Saint Thuis in Dommartin, seventeenth century

bust-reliquary of Saint Thuis in Dommartin, seventeenth century

Reliquary Bust of a Female Saint - Bust reliquaries for the skulls of saints were placed on or near altars and, by the late Middle Ages, often assembled in large numbers in church sanctuaries.  The small glazed medallion resembling jewelry once displayed additional relics. On particular feast days, such reliquaries were carried in processions.

Reliquary Bust of a Female Saint Date: ca. Geography: Made in possibly Brussels, Belgium Culture: South Netherlandish Medium: Oak, paint, gilt Credit Line: The Cloisters Collection, 1959 Accession Number:

Reliquary Bust of Saint Balbina

Reliquary Bust of Saint Balbina

Reliquary Bust of Saint Balbina, ca. possible Belgian. Contains the skull of Saint Balbina, an early virgin martyr of Rome.

Reliquary Bust 1510 Flanders (Brabant)

Reliquary Bust 1510 Flanders (Brabant) - who is she folks?

American Duchess:Historical Costuming: V182: The Lovely Bones: Reliquary Busts of Female Saints | Historical Costuming and sewing of Rococo 18th century clothing, 16th century through 20th century, by designer Lauren Reeser

Reliquary Bust of a Female Saint Date: ca. Geography: Made in, possibly Brussels, Belgium Culture: South Netherlandish Medium: Oak, paint, gilt

(photo Libby Teal: art communion:) reliquary Bust - made in Flanders Brabant circa 1510 Polychromed and gilded wood

Reliquary Bust of St. Balbina  The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, bequest of Susan Vanderpoel Clark, 1967

Title: Treasures of Heaven Artist: Unkown Date: Unkown Materials: Unknown Dimensions: Unknown Location: Unknown Museum: Walters Art Museum Comments:

☥ Figurative Ceramic Sculpture ☥  Reliquary circa 1350

Reliquary circa 1350 - This Saint was of the nobility - perhaps the armorials on this bust can help trace who she is.

Busto Relicario de una de las once mil vírgenes

A reliquary for one of St. Ursula's virgin's at at El Escorial palace.

Святая Кристина, Santa Cristina (Espagne, ca. 1500, Musée Pouchkine, Moscou)

Святая Кристина - The Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts

Busto relicario de un Santo Femenino, realizado en los Países Bajos en el siglo 16 (fuente).

Reliquary Bust of a Female Saint Date: early century Geography: Made in Brabant, South Netherlands Culture: South Netherlandish

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