Resurrection

Object Name
Artist/Maker
Object Type
Date
1490 - 1530
Medium
boxwood with gold chain
Credit Line
State Hermitage Museum, St. Petersburg, Russia
Object Number
240
Location
Not currently on display

Dimensions

Overall Open (diameter): 28mm (2.8 cm)

Description

Medallion or prayer bead fragment: Resurrection with kneeling figure wearing pilgrim garb holding a palm leaf. To the right, are the Three Maries. To the left, is Christ the Gardener.

Signature, Inscriptions, and Markings

Inscription
None

Published References

Charmian A. Mesenzeva, Spätgotische Miniaturschnitzereien (Pantheon Jan-March 1978) pp 31-35; Hermitage 1988, 89, 90

Catalogue Raisonné

Romanelli 59

Provenance

Provenance
Alexei P. Basilewsky, Leningrad, Russia/Paris; entered the Hermitage 1885
Previous Owner(s)
Alexei P. Basilewsky

Subjects

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