Inv. 8562 (lost)
Two angels holding a dish with the head of saint John the Baptist.
Crosshatched background; columns.
Carved inscription '1502'. Unidentified coat of arms, possibly with a merchant's mark.
Koechlin 1924: France, early 16th century.
Dokumentation 2006: Northern France, 1502.
Edges chipped. Central hole in the upper part of the piece.
An area above the coat of arms seems to have been scratched to erase a feature.
Figdor collection, Vienna (by 1924); acquired by the Museum in 1935; undocumented after 7 April 1945.
R. Koechlin, Les Ivoires gothiques français (Paris, 1924), I, pp. 332, 335, 336; II, no. 945.
Dokumentation der Verluste. Skulpturensammlung, VII: Skulpturen, Möbel (Berlin, 2006), p. 66.
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