Requires Photography

Molding from a casket

Italian
15th century


Object Place: Europe, Italy

Dimensions

3.81 x 9.85 cm (1 1/2 x 3 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

31.376

Medium or Technique

Ivory or bone

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture

Carved in high relief. Two nude winged figures both facing left, with outstretched hands, running. Background of leaves. Sides slanting and notched.

Provenance

By 1912, Frank Gair Macomber (b. 1849 - d. 1941), Boston; 1931, gift of Frank Gair Macomber to the MFA. (Accession Date: May 7, 1931)

Credit Line

Gift of Frank Gair Macomber