Plaque with Two Prophets, Museum no. M.207-1938

Plaque with Two Prophets
Copper gilt with champlevé enamel
Limoges, France
1160-1180
Museum no. M.207-1938

Rectangular copper plaque with chamfered copper gilt engraved frame. In the central panel two standing male figures face each other, each holding long scrolls inscribed with Biblical verses. The figure on the left is thought to be St Matthew.