Left-hand leaf of an ivory diptych with The Throne of Mercy or
Late 14th century
England(?) 14th century (1300 - 1399)
Carved ivory with traces of pigment and gilding
Length: 5.7 cm; Height: 8.2 cm; Width: 5.7 cm; Depth: 0.5 cm;
Gambier-Parry, Mark; bequest; 1966
About this work
Probably England, 14th century
God the Father is enthroned
between the Virgin Mary and
Saint John, with the symbols of
the Evangelists in the corners.
Descending from the mouth of God
is the dove of the Holy Spirit.
(Permanent collection label)
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