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Head of a Crozier with the Virgin and Child and Angels

Date:
ca. 1300–1325
Geography:
Made in Paris, France
Culture:
French
Medium:
Ivory with traces of paint
Dimensions:
Overall: 4 1/8 x 4 3/16 x 3/4 in. (10.4 x 10.6 x 1.9 cm)
Classification:
Ivories
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.190.278
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 306
Georges Hoentschel (French, Paris 1855–1915 Paris); J. Pierpont Morgan, London and New York (until 1917)
Pératé, André. Collections Georges Hoentschel: Ivoires, orfèvrerie religieuse, pierres. Vol. 2. Paris: Librairie Centrale des Beaux-Arts, 1911. no. 32, fig. XXV.

Koechlin, Raymond. Les Ivoires Gothiques Français: Volume II, Catalogue. Paris: Editions Auguste Picard, 1924. no. 753, p. 270.

Koechlin, Raymond. Les Ivoires Gothiques Français: Volume I, Text. Paris: Editions Auguste Picard, 1924. no. 753, pp. 271, 274.

Ostoia, Vera K. The Middle Ages: Treasures from the Cloisters and the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Los Angeles: Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 1969. no. 65, pp. 142-143, 258.



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