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Double Capital

Date:
12th century
Culture:
French
Medium:
Limestone
Dimensions:
11 7/8 x 11 1/6 x 20 1/4 in. (30.2 x 28.4 x 51.4 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture-Architectural
Credit Line:
The Cloisters Collection, 1937
Accession Number:
37.68
Not on view
George Grey Barnard American, Bellefonte, Pennsylvania 1863–1938 New York, New York ; John D. Rockefeller Jr.(until 1937)
Little, Charles T. "Romanesque Sculpture in North American Collections. XXVI. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Part VI: Auvergne, Burgundy, Central France, Meuse Valley, Germany." Gesta 26, no. 2 (1987). no. 15, pp. 166-67, fig. 17.



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