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Hat or Dress Ornament

ca. 1475
Gold and garnet
Overall: 13/16 x 3/16 in. (2.1 x 0.5 cm)
Credit Line:
Purchase, Gifts in memory of Margaret B. Freeman, 1989
Accession Number:
On view at The Met Cloisters in Gallery 14
Inscription: Inscription: AUTRE NE VEUT
Said to have been found at Hanley Castle, Worcestershire; [ Christie's, London(December 8, 1987, lot 52)] ; [ Blumka Gallery, New York (sold 1989)]
Wixom, William D., ed. Mirror of the Medieval World. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1999. no. 268, p. 215.

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