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Border Fragment with Musical Angel

Date:
ca. 1140–44
Geography:
Made in St. Denis, France
Culture:
French
Medium:
Pot metal glass with vitreous paint
Dimensions:
Overall: 5 1/4 x 12 1/4in. (13.3 x 31.1cm)
Classification:
Glass-Stained
Credit Line:
The Cloisters Collection, 1980
Accession Number:
1980.10
Not on view
From the ambulatory and crypt (?) of the church of the Royal Abbey of Saint-Denis, Saint Benedict Window; [ Brimo de Laroussilhe, Paris (sold 1980)]
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "One Hundred Tenth Annual Report of the Trustees for the Fiscal Year July 1, 1979, through June 30, 1980." Annual Report of the Trustees of the Metropolitan Museum of Art 110 (1980). p. 41.

Caviness, Madeline H., ed. Stained Glass Before 1700 in American Collections: New England and New York (Corpus Vitrearum Checklist I). Studies in the History of Art, Vol. 15. Washington, D.C.: National Art Gallery, 1985. p. 93.

Wixom, William D., ed. Mirror of the Medieval World. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1999. no. 77, p. 64.

Hayward, Jane. English and French Medieval Stained Glass in The Collection of The Metropolitan Museum of Art: Volume 1, edited by Mary B. Shepard, and Cynthia Clark. Corpus Vitrearum USA, Vol. 1. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2003. no. 3, pp. 56-60, fig. 3.



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