Monk Praying in Grotto

Monk Praying in Grotto

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Object Name
Automaton
date made
ca 1800
place made
France
Measurements
overall - automaton: 15 1/2 in x 11 1/8 in x 7 3/8 in; 39.37 cm x 28.2575 cm x 18.7325 cm
overall - prayer book: 1 1/8 in x 7/8 in x 3/4 in; 2.8575 cm x 2.2225 cm x 1.905 cm
overall - chain: 4 1/8 in x 1/2 in x 1/8 in; 10.4775 cm x 1.27 cm x.3175 cm
overall - from catalog card: 16 in x 7 in x 11 in; 40.64 cm x 17.78 cm x 27.94 cm
monk - from catalog card: 4 1/2 in; 11.43 cm
prayer book - from catalog card: 1 1/8 in x 7/8 in; 2.8575 cm x 2.2225 cm
ID Number
ME.336344
accession number
1977.0926
catalog number
336344
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Data Source
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