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Casket

Date:
14th century
Geography:
Made in Catalonia, Spain
Culture:
Catalan
Medium:
Copper alloy, limewood
Dimensions:
Overall: 5 3/8 x 6 1/2 x 13 3/8 in. (13.7 x 16.5 x 34 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Copper alloy
Credit Line:
The Cloisters Collection, 1955
Accession Number:
55.29.1
Not on view
Inscription: inscribed (on band around bottom of box and cover, repeated): "AMOR : MERCE : SI . VS . PLAV" (Love, grace, if it please you)
Apfelstädt, Münster ; [ Theodor Fischer, Lucerne (1930–1955)]
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Eighty-Fifth Annual Report of the Trustees for the Fiscal Year 1954-1955." The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, n.s., 14, no. 1 (Summer 1955). p. 14.



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