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Leaf from Book of Hours: Hockey
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Leaf from Book of Hours: Hockey


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Description The term "hockey" was first documented in 1363. Here, several youths play a rigorous game, wielding their curved sticks with great skill.
Exhibitions
  • Checkmate! Medieval People at Play. The Walters Art Museum, Baltimore. 2010.
Provenance Henry Walters, Baltimore, ca. 1912 [mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters, ca. 1912

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Period
ca. 1490
Medium
parchment with ink, paint and gold
(Manuscripts & Rare Books)
Accession Number
W.435.87V
Measurements
H: 5 13/16 x W: 4 5/16 in. (14.8 x 11 cm)
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Location Within Museum
Not On View

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