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Horn (Oliphant) with Case

Date:
horn, 11th–12th century; case, 16th century
Culture:
South Italian
Medium:
Ivory, silver, leather
Dimensions:
horn: 23 1/16 x 4 15/16 x 4 in. (58.6 x 12.5 x 10.2 cm); case: 22 5/8 x 5 7/8 x 5 7/16 in. (57.5 x 15 x 13.8 cm)
Classification:
Miscellaneous
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1904
Accession Number:
04.3.177a, b
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 457
Ex coll.: Henri Baudot, Dijon; Maurice de Talleyrand-Perigord, Duc de Dino, Paris
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