Oliphant of St. Hubert

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Description:

This is a decorative oliphant made with Ivory, Bone and Shells. The curvilinear design of the oliphant is wide from one point and narrow from the other. There are two black straps on the piece. There are many carved engravings done in repeated pattern. There are horizontal lines running along the silhouette of the carved piece. There is a chain passing through the black straps to hold the piece.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): France - Auvergne Region - Haute-Loire Department - Le Puy
Creation Date: 1200~  
Partner(s):
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
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Usage:
Total Uses: 32
Past 30 days: 4
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Creator:
Unknown
Publisher Info:
Publisher Name: Scholars Resource, Inc.
Place of Publication: Wheat Ridge, Colorado
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1200~
Coverage:
Place
France - Auvergne Region - Haute-Loire Department - Le Puy
Description:

This is a decorative oliphant made with Ivory, Bone and Shells. The curvilinear design of the oliphant is wide from one point and narrow from the other. There are two black straps on the piece. There are many carved engravings done in repeated pattern. There are horizontal lines running along the silhouette of the carved piece. There is a chain passing through the black straps to hold the piece.

Physical Description:

1 built work : ivory

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Keyword(s): Le Puy-en-Velay, France |
Contributor(s):
Partner:
UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Collection:
ARTsource
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: bal58932
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc41213
Resource Type: Physical Object
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Use restricted to UNT Community
License: Copyright
Holder: Scholars Resource, Inc.
Statement: Copyright 2011, Scholars Resource, Inc. All Rights Reserved.