Reliquary containing bone fragments, relics of St Cosmas & St Damian

Made:
1601-1700 in Italy
maker:
Unknown

Metal reliquary, in the form of a casket containing fragments of the bones of St Cosmas and St. Damian, possibly 17th century, possibly Italian

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Category:
Classical & Medieval Medicine
Object Number:
A642455
Materials:
bone, brass, ? material, silver
type:
reliquaries
taxonomy:
credit:
Wellcome Trust

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