Medium: Paint, metal leaf and toned paper used in a reverse-painting technique
Dimensions: Including loop for suspension: 3 3/4 x 2 5/8 x 3/16 in. (9.5 x 6.7 x 0.5 cm)
Museum Location: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
Accession Number: 48.206.34
Catalogue Description: Paint on tin; tin frame. Rectangular religious medallion. Tin frame holding paintings under two pieces of glass; paintings appear to be on tin sheet. Obverse: our Lady of Mercy seated on a cloud with the Christ Child on her lap, extends her right hand holding a scapular in extended right hand. Two angels flank Mary’s head, also shown seated on clouds. Reverse: Trinity depicted as three identical bearded young men seated on clouds above and to left, right, and behind Virgin; left and right figures hold gilt scepters, and gilt crown between them ( above Virgin’s head). Virgin wears red dress with gilt pattern, blue cape with silver pattern, stands on crescent. Tin frame has attached border of serrated and continuously twisted metal band; loop at top center (for chain).