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Sarcophagus with Virgin and Child and the Arms of the Sanguinacci Family

late 13th century–early 14th century
Made in Veneto (probably)
North Italian
Verona red limestone (Rosso Ammonitico Veronese)
Overall: 32 1/2 x 88 x 37 in. (82.6 x 223.5 x 94 cm) rim thickness: 6 3/8 in. (16.2 cm) interior depth: 25 5/8 in. (65.1 cm)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1918
Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 305
[ Raoul Heilbronner, Paris]; Eugene Glaenzer, New York (sold 1918)
Castelnuovo-Tedesco, Lisbeth, and Jack Soultanian. Italian Medieval Sculpture in The Metropolitan Museum of Art and The Cloisters. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2010. no. 32, pp. 147–149.

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