Game Piece in the Form of an Enthroned King, Probably fine pumice stone, North German

Game Piece in the Form of an Enthroned King

Date:
ca. 1200–1250
Culture:
North German
Medium:
Probably fine pumice stone
Dimensions:
Overall: 1 7/8 x 11/16 x 15/16 in. (4.8 x 1.8 x 2.4 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture-Miniature
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1978
Accession Number:
1978.494
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 304
Mythological Art (USA), New York (sold 1978)
Schrader, J. L. "A Medieval Bestiary." The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, n.s., 44, no. 1 (Summer 1986). p. 43.

Wixom, William D., ed. Mirror of the Medieval World. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1999. no. 118, p. 98.