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Christ blessing

Head, hands and feet of light color; the head probably a restoration as the workmanship is finer than that of the rest of the figure. Ivory panel set on front of pedestal depicts the burial of Christ.

Credit Line

Bequest of William Arnold Buffum

Italian,

Accession Number

02.238

Medium or Technique

Amber, ivory, wood

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture