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Crucifix

Date:
early 17th century
Culture:
Italian
Medium:
Gilt bronze, silver; wood cross (modern)
Dimensions:
Overall: 29 15/16 × 17 in. (76 × 43.2 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture-Bronze
Credit Line:
Gift of Susan Dwight Bliss, 1944
Accession Number:
44.142.2
Not on view
Inscription: Incised on sole of left foot: L G
[ Adolf Melli Gallery , Florence, June 26, 1903; sold for 1,000 lire to Bliss ] ; Susan Dwight Bliss (1903–44; to MMA)
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