Bowl; copper alloy, hammered and engraved; deep with flat, narrow rim; the interior engraved with scenes from apocryphal history of St Thomas in India; two Latin inscriptions, the first, in three verses, found beneath the rim: [+ AD CONVERTE] NDOS.THOMAS.TRANSMITTITVR INDOS : / CVIVS.VIRTVTVS. CVPIVNT SI SCIRE.FIDELES./ HAEC P (ER) SCRVTEN[TVR QV]AE CORAM SCVLPTA VDE[NTVR] ), and the second, in two verses, found around the central medallion: + P (ER) FIDVS INMODICA FERVENS MIGDONIVS IRA/P(ER) [for prae-]CIPIT.ABSCIDI.THOMAE CAPVT ENSE MINACI.

An00043370 001 l

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