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Heraldic Figure with Four Coats of Arms
  • Belgium
  • Heraldic Figure with Four Coats of Arms, circa 1536–1548
  • Where object was made: Leuven, Duchy of Brabant (present-day Belgium)
  • alabaster
  • Object Height/Width: 48 x 30.8 cm
    Object Height/Width: 18 7/8 x 12 1/8 in
  • Museum purchase
  • On view: Gallery 406
  • 1958.0031.02
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Statue of old, bearded man seated, wearing sandals, armor, and holding shield in each hand. Armor has a foliate design with animal heads at shoulders and scroll design on sleeves. Shields have shell, lions and triangle patterns.