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Virgin and Child

Drapery of clear, reddish Sicilian amber; face and Child of opaque Baltic amber; figure has flat back and stands on an acanthus leaf; black wooden pedestal, with small ivory-carving representing Annunciation.

Credit Line

Bequest of William Arnold Buffum

Italian,

Accession Number

02.236

Medium or Technique

Amber

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture