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Abacus

Date:
ca. 1130–1140
Geography:
Made in present-day France
Culture:
Catalan
Medium:
Pink marble
Dimensions:
Overall: 6 x 21 3/4 in. (15.2 x 55.2 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture-Architectural
Credit Line:
The Cloisters Collection, 1925
Accession Number:
25.120.659
On view at The Met Cloisters in Gallery 7
From the Benedictine monastery of Saint-Michel-de-Cuxa, near Perpignan, France; George Grey Barnard American, Bellefonte, Pennsylvania 1863–1938 New York, New York (until 1925)
Simon, David L. "Romanesque Sculpture in North American Collections. XXIV. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Part IV: Pyrenees." Gesta 25, no. 2 (1986). no. 2k, p. 262-63, fig. 43.



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