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Book Box

Date:
15th century
Culture:
Italian
Medium:
Cuir bouilli (tooled leather), polychromy
Dimensions:
Overall: 6 3/8 x 6 1/2 x 1 3/4in. (16.2 x 16.5 x 4.4cm)
Classification:
Leatherwork
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Harry G. Friedman, 1952
Accession Number:
52.131a, b
Not on view
Inscription: MEDIXINA . VIRTV . VIVE
Harry G. and Adele O. Friedman, New York (until 1952)
Husband, Timothy B., and Jane Hayward, ed. The Secular Spirit: Life and Art at the End of the Middle Ages. New York: Dutton Publishing, 1975. no. 190, p. 172.



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