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Barbara Reihing

Artist:
Hans Kels the Younger (German, 1508/10–1565)
Date:
1538
Culture:
German, Augsburg
Medium:
Boxwood
Dimensions:
Diam. 2-1/8 in. (5.4 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture-Miniature
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.190.472
Not on view
This is a model for a bronze medal. The subject was the wife of Georg Hermann of Kaufbeuren.
Inscription: Obverse: BARBARA REIHINGIN VXOR ÆTATIS AN.XXXXVII

Reverse: IN.DOMINO.CONFIDO.ANNO.M.D.XXXVIII
Frédéric Spitzer , Paris (until d. 1890) ; Baron Albert von Oppenheim , Cologne (by 1904–6; to Morgan) ; J. Pierpont Morgan , London and New York (1906–17; to MMA)
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