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Drawing, Scepter for Papal Ceremonies, mid- 17th century

This is a Drawing. It is dated mid- 17th century and we acquired it in 1901. Its medium is pen and ink, brush and watercolor on paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

It is credited Museum purchase through gift of various donors.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 80.8 × 41.2 cm (31 13/16 × 16 1/4 in.)

Cite this object as

Drawing, Scepter for Papal Ceremonies, mid- 17th century; Previously owned by Giovanni Piancastelli (Italian, 1845–1926); Italy & Germany; pen and ink, brush and watercolor on paper; H x W: 80.8 × 41.2 cm (31 13/16 × 16 1/4 in.); Museum purchase through gift of various donors; 1901-39-1099

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