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Door Mount

Date:
possibly 11th century
Geography:
Made in Limousin, France
Culture:
French
Medium:
Iron
Dimensions:
Overall: 16 3/8 x 34 3/16 in. (41.6 x 86.9 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Iron
Credit Line:
The Cloisters Collection, 1947
Accession Number:
47.101.83
  • Provenance

    Doorway under Bell Tower, Church of Saint-Léonard-de Noblac, Saint-Léonard, Haute-Vienne, France (removed between 1880 and 1890 for repairs; ironworker went bankrupt and contents of his shop were sold; recovered by church in early 20th century; disappeared by 1921); [ Sumner Healey , Bordeaux and New York (ca. 1925)] ; Elie Nadelman American (born Poland), Warsaw 1882–1946 Riverdale, New York , Riverdale-on-Hudson, New York (sold 1938) ; New-York Historical Society , New York (1938-sold 1943) ; Parke-Bernet Galleries , New York (October 13-14, 1943, no. 217) ; [ Brummer Gallery , Paris and New York (1943-sold 1947)]

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