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Roundel with King Arthur Riding on a Camel (from a Series of the Nine Heroes)

Date:
1500–1510
Geography:
Made in Leiden (?), North Netherlands
Culture:
North Netherlandish
Medium:
Colorless glass, vitreous paint and silver stain
Dimensions:
Overall Diam.: 6 1/16 in. (15.4 cm)
Classification:
Glass-Stained
Credit Line:
The Cloisters Collection, 1932
Accession Number:
32.24.58
On view at The Met Cloisters in Gallery 10
Inscription: Inscribed.: koninck kersten Artus (Arthur, Christian King)
[ Roy Grosvenor Thomas London and New York (sold 1932)] ; John D. Rockefeller Jr., New York (until 1932)
Husband, Timothy B., and Madeline H. Caviness, ed. Stained Glass Before 1700 in American Collections: Silver-Stained Roundels and Unipartite Panels (Corpus Vitrearum Checklist IV). Studies in the History of Art, Vol. 39. Washington, D.C.: National Art Gallery, 1991. p. 139.



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