Wall capital from Moutiers-Saint-Jean

Wall capital from Moutiers-Saint-Jean

Artist: Anonymous (French)

Date: 12th century
Medium: limestone
Dimensions:
Overall: 10 15/16 x 10 3/16 in. (27.8 x 25.8 cm)
Classification: SCULPTURE
Credit Line: Gift of Sir Henry Rawlinson through Dwight W. Marsh, Class of 1842, by exchange
Object number: 41.5.2
DescriptionMoutiers-Saint-Jean is a commune located within the Burgundy region of France.
Inscribed: back of base: [labels]; back of base left side: 3 [upside down]; back of lower base on label: L14-68
Terms
  • birds
  • medieval
  • floral motif
  • Bourgogne
On view
Exhibitions:The Presence of Absence
Not Set in Stone: Architectural Fragments from the Collection