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Keystone from ribbed vault

French


Object Place: From Maison Jacques Coeur, Bourges

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .25 H. Medallion .24 D.

Accession Number

18.283

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Architectural elements

Limestone, medallion carved with man’s head, inscription and twisted cord at edge. Much discolored and chipped. Traces of paint left. (On right in group image.)

Provenance

Bacri Frères, Paris; sold by Bacri Frères to J. Templeman Coolidge; 1918, gift of J. Templeman Coolidge to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 6, 1918)

Credit Line

Gift of John Templeman Coolidge