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Plaque Fragment from Saddle

Date:
late 19th–early 20th century (14th century style)
Culture:
Spanish (?)
Medium:
Ivory
Dimensions:
Overall (w/out mount): 7 5/16 x 4 7/16 x 1 7/8 in. (18.6 x 11.3 x 4.7 cm)
Overall (w/ mount): 9 15/16 x 7 11/16 x 2 7/8 in. (25.2 x 19.6 x 7.3 cm)
Classification:
Ivories
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.190.227
Not on view
Said to have belonged to Don Jayme II, King of Majorca (1324-1349); [ Galerie A. Imbert, Rome (sold 1910)]; J. Pierpont Morgan (American), London and New York (1910–1913)
Gaborit-Chopin, Danielle. Ivoires Médiévaux, Ve-XVe siècle. Paris: Musée du Louvre, 2003. p. 448, fig. 198a.

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