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Panel from a casket

Italian
15th century


Object Place: Europe, Italy

Dimensions

10.8 x 2.86 cm (4 1/4 x 1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

31.386

Medium or Technique

Ivory or bone

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture

Carved in high relief; bearded man in short gown and pointed cap, woman in long gown, second man in background. Plain moulding at base, trees pierced between trunks, at top, left corner rounded.

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