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Panel, 1 register, 2 arches across (frise d'arcatures; plaquette) (Front)

Panel, 1 register, 2 arches across (frise d'arcatures; plaquette) (Front)
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Ravenna, Museo Nazionale di Ravenna

Inv. n. 1068


Height: 92mm
Width: 49mm
Depth: 5mm

Standing Virgin and Child (Vierge glorieuse); two standing angels holding candlesticks.

Martini and Rizzardi: Northern France; mid 14th century (?).
Martini 2004: Northern France; mid 14th century (?).


Flat and smooth.

Object Condition
Later central hole in the upper part of the panel.
Green stains. Breakages along the left edge.

Classense collection, i.e. collection assembled by the Camaldolese monks of Sant'Apollinare in Classe near Ravenna, acquired mainly during the 18th century; with the suppression of religious orders in 1797, the possessions of Ravenna's important abbeys passed on to the Comune of Ravenna; in 1804, the Museo Classense Municipale was established, which would become in 1885 the Museo Nazionale di Ravenna.

Avori bizantini e medievali nel museo nazionale di Ravenna, ed. by L. Martini and C. Rizzardi (Ravenna, 1990), no. 26.
La collezione degli oggetti in avorio e osso. Museo Nazionale di Ravenna, ed. by L. Martini (Ravenna, 2004), p. 57 no. 26.


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