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Triumph of the Church over the Synagogue

Date:
1566–72
Culture:
Italian
Medium:
Silk and metal thread on silk
Dimensions:
H. 12 1/4 x W. 10 1/4 inches (31.1 x 26.0 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Embroidered
Credit Line:
Fletcher Fund, 1946
Accession Number:
46.156.68
Not on view
Inscription: (in cartouche at top) QUO·AD·VITA /M·DVXERO (¦trans.¦: which shall lead me unto life); (at bottom left) BORSA·PIO·QVINTO/L'ELEMOSINE (¦trans.¦: alms bag of Pius V); (at bottom right) CON·LA·QVALE·DAVA/A·POVERI (¦trans.¦: from which he gave to the poor)
Giorgio Sangiorgi , Rome ; [ Adolph Loewi , 1946; sold to MMA ]
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