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Image of Memento Mori Prayer Bead 23297

2011.26

Artist

Unknown Artist (German or Netherlandish?)

Title

Memento Mori Prayer Bead

Creation Date

1500-1550

Century

first half of the 16th century

Dimensions

2 3/4 in. x 1 1/2 in. x 1 5/8 in. (6.99 cm x 3.81 cm x 4.13 cm)

Object Type

ivory/bone

Creation Place

Europe, German/Netherlandish?

Medium and Support

ivory

Credit Line

Gift of Linda and David Roth in memory of David P. Becker

Copyright

Public Domain

Accession Number

2011.26

Additional Images

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Additional Image Ivory.2011.side.jpg
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Additional Image Ivory.2011.sidedup.jpg
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Additional Image Ivory.2011.top.jpg
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Additional Image Ivory.2011.topdup.jpg
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