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Abacus

Date:
late 12th century
Culture:
French
Medium:
Stone
Dimensions:
Overall: 5 1/8 x 26 x 15 in. (13 x 66 x 38.1 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture-Architectural
Credit Line:
The Cloisters Collection, 1925
Accession Number:
25.120.88
On view at The Met Cloisters in Gallery 3
From the abbey church of St. Guilhem-le-Desert, near Montpelier; George Grey Barnard American, Bellefonte, Pennsylvania 1863–1938 New York, New York (until 1925) ; Pierre-Yvon Verniere, Aniane, France
Kletke, Daniel. "A New Reading of a Pilaster Capital from St.-Guilhem-le-Desert at The Cloisters." Metropolitan Museum Journal 30 (1995). p. 25, fig. 14.



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