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Shield of a Shaffron

Date:
1895
Geography:
Vienna
Culture:
Austrian, Vienna
Medium:
Steel
Dimensions:
L. 5 in. (12.7 cm); W. 4 3/4 in. (12.1 cm)
Classification:
Forgeries
Credit Line:
Bashford Dean Memorial Collection, Funds from various donors, 1929
Accession Number:
29.158.432
Not on view
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