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Leiter Memorial, (sculpture)

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Sculptor:
Unknown
Medium:
Carrara marble
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures-Gravestone
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Rock Creek Cemetery Rock Creek Church Road, N.W Section L Washington District of Columbia 20011
Date:
Ca. 1913
Notes:
Michael Richman, SAAM curatorial assistant, 1967-1969.
Summary:
The memorial is a marble sarcophagus adorned the apostles carved in relief. At some point the sarcophagus was covered with a glass and bronze enclosure, possibly to protect the fragile marble carvings.
Topic:
Homage--Leiter, Levi
Homage--Leiter, Theresa Carver
Religion--New Testament--Disciples
Control number:
IAS 78250068
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_377977
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