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Christ at the Column

Date:
17th century
Culture:
German
Medium:
Boxwood
Dimensions:
H. 9-3/8 in. (23.8 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture-Miniature
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.190.815
Not on view
Signature: BF
(bottom of Christ's right foot)
J. Pierpont Morgan (until 1917; to MMA)
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