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Allegory of Spring and Summer plaquette
  • Germany
  • Allegory of Spring and Summer plaquette, late 1500s–early 1600s
  • Where object was made: Germany
  • bronze
  • Object Height/Width: 10.2 x 8.9 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 4 x 3 1/2 in
  • Museum purchase
  • Not on display
  • 1954.0161.02
Description
Literature

Two female figures standing, wearing flowing draping material. Woman at left with right breast exposed carries berries. Woman at right holds a lock of wheat in her left hand. Both women are barefoot.