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Case, Missal

15th century
Cuir bouilli (tooled leather)
Overall: 8 1/4 x 7 x 4 3/4 in. (21 x 17.8 x 12.1 cm)
Credit Line:
Fletcher Fund, 1924
Accession Number:
Not on view
Inscription: Inscriptions on ribbands: IHESUS MARIA (front) IOIE SANS FIN (back)
Demotte Inc., Paris and New York (until 1924)
Gómez-Moreno, Carmen, ed. Medieval Images: A Glimpse into the Symbolism and Reality of the Middle Ages. Katonah: Katonah Museum of Art, 1978. no. 24, pp. 9, 19.

Boardman, Phillip C., Marcia Cohn Growdon, and Francis X. Hartigan, ed. Culture of the Middle Ages: A Festival of the Medieval Arts. Treasures of the Middle Ages. Reno, Nevada: Sierra Nevada Museum of Art, 1978. no. 43, (acc. no. misidentified as 24.135.14).

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