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Panel from a casket

Italian
15th century


Object Place: Europe, Italy

Dimensions

10.96 x 2.86 cm (4 5/16 x 1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

31.388

Medium or Technique

Ivory or bone

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture

Carved in high relief, bearded man in short gown pointing with right forefinger, woman with folded hands, and long gown. Plain moulding at base; trees and castle at top. Broken into two pieces.

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