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Wellhead

Date:
11th–12th century (?)
Culture:
Italian (Veneto or Venetian)
Medium:
Istrian Stone
Dimensions:
Overall: 26 3/8 x 28 1/4 in. (67 x 71.8 cm) gr. thickness (of wall): 4 1/4 in. (10.8 cm) weight: 582lb. (264kg)
Classification:
Sculpture-Stone
Credit Line:
Gifts of George Blumenthal and J. Pierpont Morgan, by exchange, 2011
Accession Number:
2011.245
Not on view
Paul W. Doll, Jr., Lake Toxaway, NC (until 2011)
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