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Molding from a casket

Carved in high relief, half-front figure of angel in long robe holding scroll in left hand, right hand streched back. Background cut with lines and leaves. Sides curved and notched.

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

31.364

Medium or Technique

Ivory or bone

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture