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Molding from a casket

Carved in high relief, figures of angles in long gowns holding shield between them. Background of leaves, sides curved.

Provenance

By 1912, Frank Gair Macomber; 1931, gift of Frank Gair Macomber to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Frank Gair Macomber

Italian, 15th century

Object Place

Italy

Accession Number

31.363

Medium or Technique

Ivory or bone

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture