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Date:
14th century
Geography:
(none assigned) Spain
Culture:
Islamic
Medium:
Marble; carved
Dimensions:
78 1/2 in. (199.4 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture
Credit Line:
Gift of The Hearst Foundation, 1956
Accession Number:
56.234.26.1
Not on view
[ Raimundo Ruiz, Madrid, until 1923; his sale, Clarke Galleries,May 8, 1923, lot 893; to Hearst]; William Randolph Hearst, San Simeon, CA (1923–d. 1951; the HearstFoundation, until 1956; gifted to MMA)
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