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Gondola prow in the shape of a doge's cap

Date:
18th century
Culture:
Italian, Venice
Medium:
Iron, partly gilded
Dimensions:
H. 56 3/4 x W. 17 in. (144.1 x 43.2 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Iron
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1958
Accession Number:
58.16.10
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 506
The arms are of the Dolfini family of Venice.
Samuel Yellin , Philadelphia
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