Icon of The Seven Sleepers of Ephesus

On display

Details

  • Title

    Icon of The Seven Sleepers of Ephesus

  • Artist/maker

  • Associated place

    The Byzantine World (no further provenance) (place of creation)
  • Date

    16th - 17th century (1501 - 1700)
  • Material and technique

    tempera on wood panel

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    15.2 x 13.2 cm (height x width)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Presented by Miss Rosemary Rendel in memory of her parents, Sir George and Lady Rendel, 1988.

  • Museum location

    First floor | Gallery 30 | Mediterranean World
  • Museum department

    Antiquities

  • Accession no.

    AN1988.23

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Further reading

Barnes, Ruth, ‘Relatives in Faith: Pilgrimage in Judaism, Islam and Christianity’, Ruth Barnes and Crispin Branfoot, eds, Pilgrimage: The Sacred Journey (Oxford: Ashmolean Museum, 2006), p. 31, illus. p. 31 fig. 21

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