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Diptych with Dormition and Coronation of the Virgin

14th century
French or South Netherlandish
Ivory with metal mounts
Overall (opened): 3 9/16 x 5 x 1/4 in. (9.1 x 12.7 x 0.6 cm) Overall (closed): 3 9/16 x 2 1/2 x 1/2 in. (9.1 x 6.3 x 1.2 cm) wing: 3 9/16 x 2 1/2 x 1/4 in. (9.1 x 6.3 x 0.6 cm)
Credit Line:
Theodore M. Davis Collection, Bequest of Theodore M. Davis, 1915
Accession Number:
30.95.124a, b
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 306
Theodore M. Davis, New York
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