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Adoring angel

Date:
last quarter 15th century
Culture:
Italian, Milan
Medium:
Partly enameled gold
Dimensions:
4 5/8in. (11.7cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Gold and Platinum
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.190.874
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 500
These figures originally may have been part of a reliquary or perhaps a scene of the Nativity.
[ Jacques Seligmann ; sold to Morgan ] ; J. Pierpont Morgan (until 1917; to MMA)
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