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Christie No.: 179
Country: Italy
Site: Anagni: Cathedral, S. Maria, Treasury
Object Type: Altar frontal
Date: 13c.
Dimensions: h. 42in, w. 92in
Subject Terms:
Christ: Crucifixion
Bird: Pelican in her Piety
Cross: rough-hewn
Orant: Virgin Mary
Tree of Life
Trinity: Mercy Seat



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Bibliography: Mortari, L., Tesoro della Cattedrale di Anagni (1963); pp. 24-26; fig. 13