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Minerva with Shield

Artist:
After a model by Benvenuto Cellini (Italian, Florence 1500–1571 Florence)
Date:
second half 16th century
Culture:
Italian, Florence
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
confirmed: 13 1/16 × 3 × 4 1/4 in. (33.2 × 7.6 × 10.8 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture-Bronze
Credit Line:
Gift of George Blumenthal, 1941
Accession Number:
41.100.81
Not on view
Mme. E. Warneck , Paris (until 1905; sale, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, May 4, 1905, no. 174); George and Florence Blumenthal , Paris and New York (by 1926–until her d. 1930) ; George Blumenthal (1930–d. 1941; to MMA)
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