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Covered Cup

19th–early 20th century (14th–15th century style)
Ostrich egg, gilded copper
Overall: 6 1/2 x 5 5/16 x 5 5/16 in. (16.5 x 13.5 x 13.5 cm)
Credit Line:
The Cloisters Collection, 1925
Accession Number:
Not on view
Raoul Tolentino(until 1920) ; Tolentino sale, American Art Galleries, New York (April 26, 1920, lot. 463)] ; George Grey Barnard American, Bellefonte, Pennsylvania 1863–1938 New York, New York (until 1925)
De luxe catalogue of the rare artistic properties collected by the connoisseur Signor Raoul Tolentino. New York: American Art Association, April 21–27, 1920. no. 263, ill.

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