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Mirror Case

Date:
14th–15th century style – modern
Culture:
French (?)
Medium:
Ivory
Dimensions:
Overall: 3 5/16 x 1/2 in. (8.4 x 1.2 cm)
Classification:
Ivories
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.190.254
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 306
Frédéric Spitzer (d. 1890); J. Pierpont Morgan, London and New York (until 1917)
La Collection Spitzer: Antiquité, Moyen-Age, Renaissance. Vol. I. Mâcon: Imprimerie Protat Frères, 1890–1891. no. Ivoire 102, p. 60.

Spitzer, Frédéric, ed. La Collection Spitzer: Antiquité -- Moyen-Age -- Renaissance. Vol. 1. Paris: Maison Quantin, 1890–1893. no. Ivoire 102, p. 59.

Schnütgen, Alexander. "Elfenbein-Medallion des XV. Jahrhunderts." Zeitschrift für christliche Kunst 6, no. 8 (1893). cols. 247–48, ill.

Catalogue des objets d'art et de haute curiosité: antiques, du moyen-âge & de la renaissance: composant l'importante et précieuse Collection Spitzer. Vol. 1. Paris: Chevallier and Mannheim, April 17–June 16, 1893. no. 137, p. 26, pl. III.

Koechlin, Raymond. Les Ivoires Gothiques Français: Volume I, Text. Paris: Editions Auguste Picard, 1924. no. 981, p. 348.

Koechlin, Raymond. Les Ivoires Gothiques Français: Volume II, Catalogue. Paris: Editions Auguste Picard, 1924. no. 981, p. 360.

Koechlin, Raymond. Les Ivoires Gothiques Français: Volume III, Plates. Paris: Editions Auguste Picard, 1924. no. 981, pl. CLXXI.



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