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Panel from a casket

Italian
15th century


Object Place: Europe, Italy

Dimensions

11.43 x 3.02 cm (4 1/2 x 1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

31.385

Medium or Technique

Ivory or bone

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture

Carved in high relief, figure of man wearing helmet and short skirt. Shield on left arm, left hand holding something. Plain moulding at base, trees and castle at top.

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