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Relief with Eagle and Lion

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Provenance

1928, Alfredo Barsanti, Rome; September 10, 1928, sold by Barsanti to the Brummer Gallery, New York (stock no. P5574); June 9, 1949, Brummer sale, Parke-Bernet Galleries, New York, lot 605, to the MFA for $100 [see note 1]. (Accession Date: June 9, 1949) NOTES: [1] MFA accession nos. 49.532 and 49.533 were acquired together.

Credit Line

William Francis Warden Fund

Italian (Central Italy), Medieval (Romanesque), second half of the 12th century

Object Place

Central Italy

Dimensions

34.92 x 31.8 x 12.7 cm (13 3/4 x 12 1/2 x 5 in.)

Accession Number

49.532

Medium or Technique

Stone; marble

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture