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Item Details
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Culture
Kongo peoples; Kongo Kingdom
Title
Crucifix
Work Type
Crucifix
Metal-Sculpture
Date
16th-17th century with later additions
Location
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Angola
Republic of the Congo
Material
Solid cast brass (Christ), solid cast copper alloy (halo); hollow cast bronze (three end pieces), brass sheet (one end piece), solid cast copper alloy (Mary); forged copper and brass (nails), wood
Measurements
H. 18 in. (45.7 cm), W. 8 1/2 in. (21.6 cm), D. 3/4 in. (1.8 cm)
Credit Line
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Gift of Ernst Anspach, 1999
Rights
The person who associated a work with this deed has dedicated the work to the public domain by waiving all of his or her rights to the work worldwide under copyright law, including all related and neighboring rights, to the extent allowed by law. You can copy, modify, distribute and perform the work, even for commercial purposes, all without asking permission. This image was provided by The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Contact information: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1000 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10028,
License
Use of this image is in accordance with the Artstor Terms & Conditions
File Properties
File Name
MMA_DP326211.jpg
SSID
18628716

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