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Figure of Christ from a crucifix

17th century


Object Place: Europe, Spain

Dimensions

34.5 cm (13 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

15.1190

Medium or Technique

Ivory; bone

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture

Hair and beard colored dark brown, the wounds red. Great toe of left foot missing, also the tip of the middle finger on the left hand and forefinger of right. The arms and hands are separate from the body. A good deal cracked.

Provenance

John Fenning, New York; Sold by Fenning to J.T. Coolidge; 1915, gift of J. Templeman Coolidge to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of John Templeman Coolidge