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Figure of John the Baptist

17th century


Object Place: Europe, Spain

Dimensions

25.7 cm (10 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

19.50

Medium or Technique

Ivory; bone

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture

Standing with the right foot on rock. Right arm raised (missing). Draped in brown lion skin with red girdle. Long hair & beard dark brown.

Provenance

By 1910, Frank Gair Macomber ; 1919, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Frank G. Macomber to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Frank G. Macomber