European Art
Artist: Unknown

Romanesque Capital

ca. 1175–1200

Carved limestone

52.1 x 53.3 cm (20 1/2 x 21 in.)
Bequest of Maitland F. Griggs, B.A. 1896
1943.356
Culture: 
Southern French or Spanish
Period: 
12th century
Classification: 
Architectural Elements
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Maitland F. Griggs Collection (–1943(?)); Yale University Art Gallery (1943– )

Bibliography: 

Walter B. Cahn, “Romanesque Sculpture in American Collections: III, New England University Museums,” Gesta 8 (1969): 66, no. VI. 5, fig. 20.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.