Limestone capital, carved in the Romanesque style.
D. G. Kelekian, New York [see note 1]. By 1917, Hervey E. Wetzel (b. 1888 - d. 1918); 1918, by inheritance from her cousin, Mrs. Albertine W. F. Valentine, Chicago [see note 2]; 1919, gift of Mrs. Albertine W. F. Valentine, residuary legatee under the will of Hervey E. Wetzel, to the MFA. (Accession Date: March 31, 1919). Notes:  See W. Cahn and L. Seidel, "Romanesque Sculpture in American Collections, Vol. 1, New England Museums," New York, 1979, p.103.  See Wetzel's will of November 8, 1918 (copy in MFA curatorial files).
Gift of Mrs. Albertine W. F. Valentine, residuary legatee under the will of Hervey E. Wetzel