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Pair of pedestals (gaînes)

Maker:
Style of André Charles Boulle (French, Paris 1642–1732 Paris)
Date:
18th century
Culture:
French
Medium:
Ebony, brass, gilt bronze
Dimensions:
Overall (each): 56 × 18 3/4 × 9 5/8 in. (142.2 × 47.6 × 24.4 cm)
Classification:
Woodwork-Furniture
Credit Line:
Gift of Edouard Jonas, 1922
Accession Number:
22.175.1, .2
Not on view
Edouard Jonas (until 1922; to MMA)
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