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Abraham and the three Angels

Artist:
Peter Flötner (German, Thurgau 1485–1546 Nuremberg)
Date:
16th century
Culture:
German
Medium:
Gilt bronze
Dimensions:
2 1/16 × 3 15/16 in. (5.2 × 10 cm)
Classification:
Medals and Plaquettes
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1909
Accession Number:
09.161.8
Not on view
Inscription: Legend, in exergue, in Gothic text: WIR GOTT DEM ABRAHAM ERSCHEIN GENE: SAH ER VOR IHM DREY MENNER FEIN: AM 18 C:
[ Raoul Heilbronner , Paris, until 1909; sold to MMA ]
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