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Case

Date:
15th century
Culture:
French
Medium:
Cuir bouilli (tooled leather), tooled, green cord
Dimensions:
24 3/4 x 2 1/2 x 2 13/16 in. (62.9 x 6.3 x 7.1 cm)
Classification:
Leatherwork
Credit Line:
Fletcher Fund, 1924
Accession Number:
24.135.3
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 307
Demotte Inc., Paris and New York (until 1924)
Shalem, Avinoam. "The Second Life of Objects: Ivory Horns in Medieval Church Treasuries." In Spätantike und Byzantinische Elfenbeinbildwerke Im Diskurs, edited by Gudrun Bühl, Anthony Cutler, and Arne Effenberger. Spätantike – Frühes Christentum – Byzanz. Reihe B: Studien und Perspektiven, Vol. 24. Wiesbaden: Reichert Verlag, 2008. p. 231.

Shalem, Avinoam. Die mittelalterlichen Olifante: Volume 1, Text. Die Elfenbeinskulpturen. Berlin: Deutscher Verlag für Kunstwissenschaft, 2014. pp. 122 n. 34, 211.



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