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Capital

French
1140–1500


Object Place: Paris, St. Denis, France

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .26 H. .222 D.

Accession Number

19.644

Medium or Technique

Stone

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Architectural elements

Soft gray stone, simple carved with a Gothic leaf at each corner with a small, simple one between. Has been mounted on green column.

Provenance

By 1917, Dikran Kelekian (b. 1868 - d. 1951), New York; by 1917, sold by Kelekian to Hervey E. Wetzel (b. 1888 - d. 1918), Boston; 1918, by inheritance from her cousin, Mrs. Albertine W. F. Valentine, Chicago [see note 1]; 1919, gift of Mrs. Albertine W. F. Valentine, residuary legatee under the will of Hervey E. Wetzel, to the MFA. (Accession date: March 31, 1919)

Notes:
[1] See Wetzel's will of November 8, 1918.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Albertine W. F. Valentine, residuary legatee under the will of Hervey E. Wetzel