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Lamp or Censer

14th century
North Italian
Gilt-copper alloy, silver, enamel en ronde bosse, rock crystal
Overall (with chain): 25 x 5 3/4 in. (63.5 x 14.6 cm) Overall (without chain): 16 3/16 x 5 3/4 in. (41.1 x 14.6 cm) chain length: 8 13/16 in. (22.4 cm)
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 306
Baron Albert Oppenheim, Cologne(until 1906); [ Jacques Seligmann, Paris and New York (sold 1906)]; J. Pierpont Morgan(1906–1913); Estate of J. Pierpont Morgan(1913–1917)
Reusens, Edmond Henri Joseph, ed. Exposition Rétrospective d'Art Industriel, Bruxelles 1888: Catalogue Officiel. Brussels: P. Weissenbruch, 1888. no. 295, pp. 119–20.

Molinier, Émile. Collection du Baron Albert Oppenheim: Tableaux et objets d'art, catalogue précédé d'une introduction. Paris: Librairie Centrale des Beaux-Arts, 1904. no. 140, p. 60.

"Italienische Skulptur um 1400: Untersuchungen zu den Einflussbereichen." Metropolitan Museum Journal 7 (1973). pp. 5-36, fig. 5.

Wixom, William D. "Late Medieval Sculpture in the Metropolitan: 1400 to 1530." The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, n.s., 64, no. 4 (Spring 2007). p. 13.

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