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Pair of doors

French (Olette)
Medieval (Romanesque)
12th–13th century


Object Place: Olette, Spain

Dimensions

Overall: 230 x 130 cm (90 9/16 x 51 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

32.130

Medium or Technique

Pine or fir, wrought ironwork

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Architectural elements

Oak, much weathered. Wrought iron scrolled bars on each of the paired doors, cross of wrought iron on right hand door. Sliding bolt which slips through three ribbed rings, above large iron lock-plate. Removed from a small church near Olette, Pyrenees-Orientales.

Provenance

Bought by the MFA for $1571. (Accession Date: July 7, 1932)

Credit Line

Charles Amos Cummings Fund