Deacon or angel
Object Place: Europe, Florence, Italy
6.98 cm (2 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Bronze with traces of gilding. Standing figure in long robe with cowl. Extended hands probably held object. Curled locks. Slight contraposto. From religious object, as a Cross or a Reliquary shrine. Attached at back.
By 1967, Riccardi Ariodante, Florence; 1967, sold by Ariodante to the MFA. (Accession date: September 13, 1967)
Helen and Alice Colburn Fund