Ivory figurine of the Virgin Mary with the Infant Christ

On display

Details

  • Title

    Ivory figurine of the Virgin Mary with the Infant Christ

  • Associated place

    France (No further provenance) (place of creation)
  • Date

    14th century (1301 - 1400)
  • Material and technique

    ivory

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    7.28 cm (height)
    3.4 cm (width)
    0.95 cm (depth)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Presented by Elias Ashmole in 1677, from the Tradescant collection.

  • Museum location

    Lower ground floor | Gallery 2 | The Ashmolean Story
  • Museum department

    Antiquities

  • Accession no.

    AN1685.A.583

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Further reading

MacGregor, Arthur, ed., Tradescant's Rarities: Essays on the Foundation of the Ashmolean Museum 1683 (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1983), 230, pl. CXVI

Warren, Jeremy, Vol 2 Medieval and Renaissance Sculpture in the Ashmolean Museum (Oxford: Ashmolean Museum Publications, 2014), 166, p.572, illus. p.572

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