European Art
Artist: Unknown

Romanesque Capital with Animal Ornament

13th century

Carved limestone

26 × 24.2 × 23 cm (10 1/4 × 9 1/2 × 9 1/16 in.)
Bequest of Maitland F. Griggs, B.A. 1896
1943.283
Culture: 
French, Languedoc
Period: 
13th century
Classification: 
Sculpture
Status: 
Not on view
Bibliography: 

Walter B. Cahn, “Romanesque Sculpture in American Collections: III, New England University Museums,” Gesta 8 (1969): 65, no. VI. 3, fig. 18.

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