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Profile of a Bearded Man

Date:
ca. 1235
Geography:
Made in Rouen, France
Culture:
French
Medium:
Pot metal glass, vitreous paint, stain on back
Dimensions:
Overall: 2 1/2 in. (6.4 cm)
Classification:
Glass-Stained
Credit Line:
Gift of Shirley Prager Branner (Mrs. Robert Branner), 1991
Accession Number:
1991.472
Not on view
From the Rouen Cathedral Choir; Jean Lafond ; Robert and Shirley Prager Branner
Lafond, Jean. Le vitrail en Normandie de 1250 à 1300. Paris: Société Française d'Archéologie, 1956. p. 15.

Wixom, William D., ed. Mirror of the Medieval World. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1999. no. 120, p. 100.



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