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Capital

Date:
12th–13th century
Culture:
French
Medium:
Limestone
Dimensions:
Overall: 11 3/4 x 10 1/2 in. (29.8 x 26.7 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture-Architectural-Stone
Credit Line:
The Cloisters Collection, 1949
Accession Number:
49.60.8
Not on view
[ Jean Peslier, Vézelay (sold 1937)] ; [ Brummer Gallery, Paris and New York (1937–sold 1949)] ; Joseph Brummer Collection sale, Parke-Bernet Galleries, New York (May 11–14, 1949, no. 596)
Part Two of the Notable Art Collection Belonging to the Estate of the Late Joseph Brummer. New York: Parke-Bernet Galleries, May 11–14, 1949. no. 596, p. 148.



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