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Book Case

Date:
15th century
Culture:
Italian (?)
Medium:
Leather (Cuir bouilli)
Dimensions:
Overall: 5 7/8 x 6 1/2 x 2 11/16 in. (15 x 16.5 x 6.8 cm)
Classification:
Leatherwork
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1951
Accession Number:
51.116a, b
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 307
[ Blumka Gallery, New York Sold 1951)]
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