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Devotional panel with the Presentation of the Child

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Group of opaque brown amber surrounded by three small carved figures, ten medallions, and many small pieces set in glass and framed in black. The central figures at bottom, carved of mottled brown amber, depict Joseph and Mary adoring the Christ Child. against a background of copal.

Credit Line

Bequest of William Arnold Buffum

Baltic, 19th century, incorporating earlier pieces

Accession Number

02.222

Medium or Technique

Amber, vulcanite, copal

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture