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Obverse: center panel scene of Quirinale Palace, Rome, flanked by Museums of the Capitol and of Paintings; statue of Marcus Aurelius in square, Castor and Pollux, horse tamers, at top of stairs; blue panels to sides with small medallions center of Trojan column left and Antinine column right,...

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Provenance

Gift of Esther Oldham to MFA, June 9, 1976.

Credit Line

Oldham Collection

1780s

Object Place

Italy

Dimensions

Guard: 27 cm (10 5/8 in.); maximum open: 49 cm (19 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

1976.349

Medium or Technique

Skin leaf painted in gouache painted; carved and pierced ivory sticks; silk; mother-of-pearl

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes