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Figure of Christ from the Cross

Crown of thorns. Drapery held by rope at waist. Head hung, and mouth open with expression of groaning. Tense, realistic muscles. Arms and legs below knees missing. Right leg and side of back yellowed

Credit Line

Gift of George J. Hunt of the Museum School

17th century (?)

Object Place

France (?)

Accession Number

19.66

Medium or Technique

Ivory or bone

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture