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Pair of firedogs

Date:
ca. 1760
Culture:
French
Medium:
Gilt bronze
Dimensions:
Overall (each): 15 1/4 × 17 3/8 in. (38.7 × 44.1 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Gilt Bronze
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1910
Accession Number:
10.134.3a, b
Not on view
[ Julius Böhler , Munich, until 1910; sold to MMA ]
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