Tota pulchra et pretiosa

Mass kit

DP103077The mass kit from the first half of the 13th century including a chalice, a paten and a tube for consuming the Precious Blood (fistula). Everything is made of silver, partly gilded; ornaments made in the niello technique are completed with precious stones. The scenes from the life of Christ and the Old Testament as well as the figures of the Twelve Apostles are depicted on the chalice and the paten [the source].