Roundel

Place of origin: Limoges, France 

Date: ca. 1500-1520 (made)

Artist/Maker: Master of the Louis XII Triptych (circle of, maker)

Painted enamel on copper with paillons (foil-backed translucent enamel areas) and gilding, in later gilt wood frame

This roundel depicts Herod Antipas and his wife Herodias with the head of John the Baptist on a platter.

The Victoria and Albert Museum

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